The Grade 8 students presented their Community Project to their Grade 7 peers. One student shared how he volunteered at Wise Animal Rescue in Hoboken and another spoke about his time volunteering at Liberty Science Center. The Community Project is a chance for Grade 8 students to identify a problem in their community and then plan and take action to help address that problem.
Group Language Projects
For language class, students presented their group projects. Each group read a book and delivered a detailed book report. The students prepared food that was featured in their books to contribute the classroom potluck!.
What’s My Role In Society
The “What’s My Role In Society” unit ended with presentations that were informative and creative. Students studied social stratification and researched how class influences the history, culture, tradition and even food from various countries.
End of Year Celebration
Our new graduates spoke eloquently about their years at WFM and everyone enjoyed the end of year celebration.
Dancing in the Park
While enjoying the beautiful sunshine outdoors, the Middle School students choreographed a routine and danced to the song Celebration in the park.
New York Philharmonic
The Middle School Music Appreciation classes went to Lincoln Center for a New York Philharmonic performance.
Analyzing an Ice Sample
The Middle School students broke into groups and diligently worked on this weeks science experiment. They analyzed an ice core sample to find the ph and changes in each layer.
Frida Kahlo Museum
The Middle School was excited to take a trip to the Brooklyn Museum to see original art from the historic Frida Kahlo.
What is My Role in Society?
The Middle School students spent their noses buried in books this week as they studied their novels for the ‘What’s My Role In Society?’ unit.
Middle School Design students tested their custom games by asking classmates to play and see if the rules were clear.
The Middle School students researched statistics about pollution and waste for Earth Day. Their assignment was to scale a chosen statistic mathematically to make it more intuitive or persuasive.
A Visits from the Farm
Middle school students were egg-cited that chicks and eggs were delivered to the school from Quiver Farm
Social Stratification and Class Systems.
The Middle School students began a Sociology unit by discussing an article about social stratification and class systems.
Musical Work Week
The first work week of the musical has came and went! All students, teachers and staff are hard at work in rehearsal, building props and sets and helping in any way they can.