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Canterbury, Cambridge, and Bletchley Park

Canterbury, Cambridge, and Bletchley Park

Sunday, March 31, 2019 This is our first day back in England after spending three nights in France. Our time in Bayuex was quite memorable. We all enjoyed our time at Mont-Saint-Michel, Omaha beach, Pointe du Hoc, and the American Cemetery at Normandy. We started out...

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Mont Saint Michel and D-Day Sites

Mont Saint Michel and D-Day Sites

Friday March 29th Our third day in France and my favorite day here! We woke up and had some yummy croissants for breakfast and then we got on the road to Mont Saint Michel. Mont Saint Michel is an island city with an abbey at the top. The layout of the island...

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Beaumont-Hamel, Rouen, and Bayeax

Beaumont-Hamel, Rouen, and Bayeax

March 29th, 2019 Over this 2019 UK trip we have traveled to many different places relevant to many cultures. On Thursday March 28 we started the day with a two-hour coach ride to visit a Newfoundland Memorial from WWI, where a fantastic Caribou monument stands, and...

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London Part 2

London Part 2

At around 11:15AM, we finally arrived at Heathrow Airport. With very few hours of sleep and grumbling tummies, we were all ready to get off the plane and find some food. From the airport, we took a train to Paddington Station where some of us found the most wonderful...

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London

London

Grace Academy currently has 14 students on a trip to the United Kingdom and France. The first 48 hours were spent traipsing around London seeing as much as possible. The plane landed at 11 a.m. on Monday (25 March) at Heathrow and soon after the students boarded an...

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Resilience, Part 2

Resilience, Part 2

by Timothy Lugg Previously, I wrote an article encouraging parents to work at building resilience in their children. Of course, all parents want their children to be strong enough to stand against the strong currents they will face throughout their lives. Even so, it...

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Resilience, Part 1

Resilience, Part 1

Written on November 2, 2017 The World Series is over, and the Houston Astros are enjoying their new status as the world champions. No wonder the Mariners only won 5 out of 19 games playing the Astros this year. While their victory is the final story of this World...

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What Are We Thinking?

What Are We Thinking?

By Arlyn & Margaret Ubben “Why do I have to know where Italy is? I can just check Google earth.” “Why do I need to learn my multiplication facts? I have a calculator on my phone. It will even divide for me.” “Why do I need to read about all these old dead people?”...

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Learning Growth

Learning Growth

by Natelle Austin One typical process many teachers follow as they teach is called, “gradual release of responsibility.”  It describes how we teach and model a new skill, provide supported practice, and eventually expect the student to demonstrate the skill...

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Biblical Integration in Science and Math

Biblical Integration in Science and Math

by James Timmermans I am one who believes that the entire universe belongs to God. After all, He is the Creator and Sustainer of all things. As a science and math teacher, here at Grace, I have the privilege of teaching these subjects in line with the truths of...

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