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10/15-19 – Highlights of the Week

Check out life at Brooklyn Collaborative this week!

10/15 - Grade 8 ELA students shared their memoirs at their publishing party.

students sharing in a circle  

10/15 - Students in Internship enjoyed Career Chats with several staff members, talking about their different career pathways.

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10/16 - Poet and intellectual Professor Celina Su, author of “Landia" joined Period 7 Government class to read and listen to poetry as well take Q&A on her writing process.

10/17 - The Mastery team (Adam, Brittany, Greg, Andrew, Magen, Scill) went to the Mastery Collaborative Quarterly to learn about mastery grading best practices at NYU.  We heard from guest speaker Paul Forbes on implicit bias.

Paul Forbes

10/18 - Lower Grades students had another great Expeditionary Thursday.  See the longer post here: http://www.bcs448.org/2018/10/21/10-18-lg-expeditionary-thursday/

students standing in front of a mosaic

Lower grades students get really into decorating their lockers!

inside of a locker

Afterschool dance class rehearsal is lots of fun!  Students are gearing up for their debut performance at next Saturday's Applefest!

students at dance rehearsal

A lunch time chess game between Adam and Abdoul!

teacher and student playing chess

Origami fun at lunch

students folding origami

Lunch time library with Lower Grades students including crafting and role playing games

students having fun in the librarystudents in a role playing game  

10/19 - Students in Spanish 1 playing Bingo at one of the class stations.

students playing Bingo

10/19 - Students in Upper Grades Drama class embodied three core values (Responsible, Courageous and Collaborative) while building their ensemble!

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