Are interesting themes in lessons a good idea?

Brenda Bogran and Kenny Ramirez

February 19, 2015

Do students tend to pay more attention to lessons when there is a theme (Superheroes, Music, Cartoons, Sports, and etc) they like? Teachers from Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School have given us their opinion on whether that’s...

Meet the Student Teachers at Animo Jefferson Middle School

Jose Contreras and Jose Torres

February 19, 2015

At Animo Jefferson, student teachers have been coming to our classrooms to help them see how schools function and finish.  A student teacher, Selena Leos, has been in English teacher, Teresa Argueta’s classroom helping the students learn and herself  too. One of her objectives of this school...

Upcoming field trips for 8th and 7th graders

Carmen Ponce and Xochitl Pineda

December 16, 2014

On February 2014, 8th graders will be attending a field trip to a production of , “The Outsiders”. Teresa Argueta ,the teacher in charge of planning the trip, said, “I am done planning for the trip and we just need the children...