international baccalaureate program. for the last six weeks they have been studying units of inquiry and on friday they presented their findings to the parents and other school mates.
he also did a presentation on the renaissance period, which i heard was amazing and a music presentation where they asked the question, is there any bad music?
sofia's class created a mini society. they came up with a pledge of allegiance, their own currency, laws and jobs for each member of the society. sofia was elected mayor of the society and had to govern and take a leadership role - she loved it.
then they stimulated their economy by opening the market where each student "sold" a good or service.
i love the ib concept and appreciate that this was student driven, takes a lot of the pressure off the parents. i'm looking forward to attending the graduation next week. the 8th grade students got to design the graduation themselves.
jordan and i slept in our comfy beds and celebrated my brother's birthday. on sunday we went to breakfast and church with my parents.
they handed out awards to the league winners, academic athletes and individual awards to some students.
sunday night we settled into bed to watch game of thrones, o.m.g! what an episode. no spoilers here but there is one scene that i can't stop thinking about.
it was a great end to a really good month.