Kate Waller Barrett Elementary School is proud to be one of the sites chosen to participate in the Summer Food Service Program. Children ages 2-18 can receive a free breakfast and lunch. Adults can purchase meal to eat with their children for a nominal fee. Breakfast is served weekdays at 8:00am – 9:00am. View […]
Can you tell when a person is lying? Did they get their facts wrong? Do you just feel like they’re not who they say they are? Two people claim to be experts in their field. They have to answer questions from a real-life kid. At the end, the truth is revealed. We’re adding this […]
Semantris is word association game that can be played two ways. There is a timed version where speed is helpful and there is a block version where strategy is the key. We have added it to our Summer Learning Resources. We tried Semantris out with small groups of 3-5 grade students at the end of […]
As we head into the 4th of July, let’s take a moment to remember the summer months have other holidays. We’re looking forward to the following observances throughout July and August: Tuesday, June 9: Cow Appreciation Day Thursday, July 11: World Population Day Sunday, July 14: Shark Awareness Day Saturday, August 3: National Twin […]
Jump in the way back machine and check out the first tweet from Barrett Book Blast team in 2015. See you at the Barrett Book Blast on Fridays at the Gates of Ballston 3:00-4:00PM. Follow us on Twitter! #KWBpride #barrettbookblast #APSReads #SummerLearning pic.twitter.com/1g4zc0tXpf — Barrett Book Blast (@kwbbookblast) July 2, 2015
Reading Rockets is a fantastic site to help parents develop strong readers. This summer they have some resources for Do IT Yourself camps that parents can do with their children integrating science and reading with hands-on activities. Space Rangers! A book-based science adventure River Rangers! A book-based science adventure We’ve added links to these two […]
Arlington Public Schools is moving from the old First Day Packets to the Annual Online Verification using ParentVUE. This requires all parents have an active ParentVUE account.