Please join the Dothan Brook School Drama Club for their performance of the holiday classic Yes, Virginia. The performance will be held in the DBS gymnasium on Thursday, December 19th at 6:30.
The Hour of Code
is here! What's an Hour of Code? "It's a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify "code" and show that *anyone* can learn the basics to be a maker, a creator, an innovator"
This week we focused on collections of things. We estimated and then counted to find the actual amount of various items. First, we had 62 Hersey kisses. Then, we had 842 pasta noodles. Lastly, we had 372 M&M's. Through counting such large quantities, many students soon discovered they needed a strategy in order to remember their number. This...
Last year the 4th graders at Dothan Brook used Voki to create future self avatars as part of their career unit. Check out counselor Rebecca Lallier's blog
to read the full post and see some of the avatars for yourself! ...
Op Ed: Common Core - What is it and why did Vermont adopt it?
by Armando Vilaseca, Secretary of Education
(October 31, 2013)
Vermont, along with 44 other states, adopted a common set of educa...
The 3rd graders have been hard at work learning about their favorite spots in Hartford. Check out their interactive map of their Hartford Hot Spots. View Read more
Dear Kindergarten Families,
Over the last month Dothan Brook’s kindergarten teachers and I have worked to increase the number of available academic and behavior supports. Because of this, you may hear your child...