Dear Families, We hope your summer is off to an amazing start! We’ve completed another great year at Barrett in which we saw full implementation of the Reading and Writing Workshop, increased and enhanced differentiation for all students, and beginning steps towards school-wide Responsive Classroom implementation. We’re very excited, and believe we have closed the […]
Thirty years of research has demonstrated that summer slide can be reduced or eliminated by providing access to books and opportunities for reading.
This week long camp will keep children active and engaged by pairing instruction and practice in Spring Board Diving, Water Polo and Swimming Stroke Refinement with other aquatics activities and arts and crafts.
Visit your neighborhood summer library, Barrett Book Blast at the Gates of Ballston Community Center, 4108 4th St N. Arlington, VA 22203 every Friday, June 15 – August 24 3:00PM – 4:00PM. We have many new books for you to choose from. The librarians from the Arlington Public Library will be there too for story time. So, take […]
Librarians from the Arlington Public Library will visit Barrett during our Bookapalooza reading celebration on Tuesday, June 19. Students will learn about the public library summer reading program. More information is available here, https://library.arlingtonva.us/explore/for-readers/summer-reading/ This is a great time to remind you of our online resources. Students have access to thousands of ebooks using https://arlington.mackinvia.com/ […]