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Welcome to the Bixby blog. This is a wonderful way to virtually open our classroom and community’s doors and read about what our teachers have to say about teaching and learning at Bixby School. We also have invited guest blog entries as well as members from our administrative team join in on our blogging. We hope you will enjoy reading about our school in their words.

Colleen’s 1st – 3rd Grade Writing Room

My writing classes have been bursting with creativity lately. I hope many of you had a chance to read and comment upon the 2nd and 3rd grade stories that were on display in the gym last week. Many books were taken home last Friday, but the remaining ones have been...

Inside Art With Robert

  We have been so busy, that I don't know where the time went! The students have been creating with pastels, paint, markers, and just about anything that can make a mark on paper. Much of what we are creating will be sent home soon, so keep your eyes peeled and Friday...

Inside Spanish With María

¡Hola! Spanish class is working at full speed! The First Graders are very excited to be able to say things in another language, especially if their parents don’t understand them, or to teach their younger siblings, ¡Buenos días!. First graders already know two songs,...

Electives With Kitty

One of the privileges of being in 4th or 5th grade is having Electives. These are classes that students get to choose. They are taught by a variety of teachers, and the subjects offered vary widely. The Tuesday choices for our first session were: Jump rope, Improv...

Inside Preschool With Alison

A lesson on feelings and emotions...   Every Monday and Friday morning, Preschoolers meet for “Group Time”. This is a structured time of the day when small groups of children, organized by age, meet with the same teacher. Group Time consists of working on special...

Inside Math With Dana – 9/22/15

It was wonderful to see so many parents at Bixby’s Back To School Night last Thursday and at the Bixby picnic on Sunday! For parents that had a chance to visit my room on Back To School Night, we discussed the philosophy of Bixby Math and a typical day in math class....

Inside Sports With Nifer

Sports classes have been enjoying the awesome warm fall weather. Our 3 basic rules ensure the kids are dressed for activity, practicing good sportsmanship, teamwork, and having a positive attitude.   Sports class is more than just fun; we also work on body control and...

Inside 4th & 5th Grade Literature With Lauren

In Literature, we began the first week of school by discussing The Responsive Classroom Practices. It emphasizes teaching children to take care of themselves, each other, and the school environment so that everyone can learn at his/her best. At the beginning of the...

Inside Geography & Science With Garrett

As we settle into the rhymes and rhythms of our geography and science classroom, learning begins to unfold in organic and marvelous ways. The quiet buzz of focused students permeates the classroom as we venture into the new and curious all around us. This summer I...

Inside Preschool With Salowa

Tonight is Parent's Night and Back To School Night at Bixby! What a great time for parents to meet the teachers and other families attending Bixby. It is also a time for the teachers to create some of the activities we do in the classroom for the parents to...

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