Winter Concert and Arts Night on Jan 15th
The Goddard Scholars Winter Concert and Arts Night will be held Tuesday, January 15th at 6:30. Students are asked to arrive at 6:15 wearing black pants or skirts and white shirts. Snow date is Thursday January 17th. All students will perform in the band and winning poems from the Martin Luther King, Jr. poetry contest will be presented.
Field Trip to Boston Museum of Science Jan 9th.
All students and faculty will be going to the Boston Museum of Science for a full day a science exploration on Wednesday, January 9th.
6th and 7th Grade Field Trips in Dec
6th graders went on a field trip to tour The Hanover Theatre on Thursday, Dec 6th. Our tour guide told us the history of how the theater became a cineplex and was almost torn down before being rescued and renovated to its current glorious state. The 7th graders went to see A Christmas Carol at the Hanover Theater on Dec 13th. Hanover Theatre is one of our Community Partners.
Explore the Universe!
The entire GSA family was inivited Monday, November 19th from 7-9 PM to join volunteers from the Aldrich Astronomical Society to Explore the Universe! We looked through telescopes to see objects in our solar system and beyond. Indoors there was a slideshow, lecture, and question and answer session. It was So Totally COOL! Thank you very much to the astronomers who volunteered their time, expertise and equipment!
OPEN HOUSE for prospective 6th graders
An open house was held December 4 (snow date December 5) for prospective 6th grade students and their families.
6th Grade Science Classes host Solar Astronomer
The 6th grade science classes enjoyed a visit with David Snay, local engineer, photographer and astronomer. Mr Snay brought solar sunglasses for safe sun viewing as well as a solar telescope through which students were able to see solar flares and sunspots. Mr Snay is a member of the Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project as well as the Aldrich Astronomical Society.
Camp Kinneywood Field Trip
The GSA enjoyed a day-long field trip with Girls Inc. at their Camp Kinneywood outdoor facility on September 13th. The academy broke into groups that rotated through stations of hiking, volleyball, hula hoop team challenge, capture the flag and balloon tag. We had lunch, conducted a nature scavenger hunt, then returned to school. Girls Inc. is a partner with the GSA, and will be providing monthly workshops in the Gifted and Talented class. A grant from the Fuller Foundation supports this project.
Practice Chart, Band Handbook and Practice Guide for Parents
Program Borchures and translations
Meeting minutes, meeting dates, etc.
Important Dates for GSA and Sullivan Middle 2012-2013
GSA Overview Presentation