Is science important?

Alejandra Castillo and Maggie Carmona

March 28, 2014

Filed under Academics

Science is one of the subjects that kids learn throughout school but is science really that important. “I love science and still do and I believe science helps make a better future for everyone," said Vanessa D'Amico. "To be honest for me science...

The big mix up !

The big mix up !

March 18, 2014

Origami was hard !

Naibe Arreola, Susy Avila, and Jesus Villarreal

February 28, 2014

Filed under Academics, Entertainment

Elizabeth Borum, eighth grade AEE teacher thought the two weeks of origami were hard. Borum said, "Origami was a little difficult for me because art was never my niche growing up." Borum was surprised of how well she was...

The story behind a science teacher

Maggie Carmona and Alejandra Castillo

February 28, 2014

Filed under Academics, Student Life

Lora Walters is the Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School science teacher. "I love teaching and I like to pass on the love for learning also I believe in education and how it can change people's life," said Walters. She started as a teacher's aid and after other experiences sh...

New unit for seventh grade science

Alejandra Castillo and Maggie Carmona

February 27, 2014

Filed under Academics

On February 10, Vanessa D'Amico and Lora Walters started a new unit about reproduction because it is going to be on the California Standards Test (CST). "I feel okay, comfortable because I have taught a health class before an...

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