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Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Trip
 on March 12, 2019


























Caption:  The 6th, 7th, and 8th grade bands head to the Marcus Center to see the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra!
























 
SLALN 7th grade Math 24 Meet Results
 on February 27, 2019

Congratulations to the 7th grade Math 24 team for doing an awesome job at the meet held on  February 15 at Whitewater Middle School.  Students were challenged with two rounds of Math 24 fraction cards followed by two rounds of Math 24 decimal cards. Special congratulations go out to Emerson Ellenwood for winning the 1st place individual trophy and to Jared Apgar for winning the 2nd place individual trophy. Jefferson students, Patrick Traver andAidan Turner, worked hard and earned the&n...

 
WMS Spelling Bee Winners!
 on February 27, 2019

Whitewater Middle School was finally able to hold our annual Spelling Bee on Wednesday, February 13.  Final winning words were ligatures and glutinous. The first place winner was Henry Gehrenbeck, 6th grader and child of Robert and Sarah Gehrenbeck, Whitewater. Second place went to Emma Clarksen, 8th grader and child of Ryan and Kim Clarksen, Whitewater. Zoe Olson, 6th grader, whose parents are Michael and Elizabeth Olson, Whitewater, came in third place.  The top 7th grade speller was Devin Parboteeah, child of Kaviraj Parbooteeah and Kyong Py...

 
Drama Group Attends "Matilda" in Milwaukee
 on February 27, 2019






On February 5th, Ms. Elliot's PLT Drama group was thrilled to be able to travel to Milwaukee to see the First Stage musical production of "Matilda". Students really enjoyed seeing the book brought to the stage through music and dance.  Following the performance, there was a short talk-back with the actors.  Students enjoyed learning about the costuming and how some of the special stage effects were achieved. 
 





 
Library/IMC Update in Progress
 on January 07, 2019

 
Read180 Poets Compose, I Dream of a World
 on December 19, 2018

The sixth-grade Read180 class has been reading about three activists that worked to make the world better for children.  These three activists are Kesz Valdez, Malala Yousafzai, and James Kofi Annan. They read and analyzed a poem called I Dream a World by Langston Hughes.  Then each student created their own line about how they hope our future world will be better.  They put the lines together to create a class poem called I Dream of a World by the 2018 sixth-grade Read180 class.

 
Raspberry Pi is for Progamming, Not Eating, in 8th Grade
 on December 17, 2018

Ms. Ketter's grade 8 Programming students have been working on assembling the Raspberry Pi B+3 kits.  Each student has the opportunity to work on four different programming stations to get a feel for a variety of problem solving environments.  Most experts are in agreement and predicting that future job opportunities will have a strong need for employees to be able to create and solve problems.





































 





































 
The Bûche de Noël in French Class
 on December 20, 2018

The Bûche de Noël, or Yule log as we know it, is one of the oldest French Christmas traditions. It dates back to Celtic times before Christmas in France was celebrated. Today it is a staple dessert served at le Réveillon, the French Christmas feast.  Students in Madame Behrens’s 8th grade French classes created various scenes with their own mini bûches de Noël. Students were very creative in their designs which ranged from Harry Potter’s village to the Polar E...

 
Teamwork is the Dreamwork as Students Prepare for Progress Grades
 on December 18, 2018

Students at Whitewater Middle School have been busy preparing for second quarter progress grades to be completed.  This time of the year can be a challenge for many middle school students as the weather changes, winter break approaches, and the newness of the school year wanes.  Teamwork and collaboration is a great way to push through the challenges at this time of the year.  Shown below are 8th and 6th grade students working together and learning.



 

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