This Week in Upper School 9/25-9/28, 2017
High school students participated in the second Media Literacy workshop on digital misrepresentation led by our esteemed librarian, Jennifer Nails and guest presenter, Mr. Herringshaw.
Students collected money as a part of the "Penny War" for St. Jude's Ranch for Children. This initiative is being led by Adelson alumna, Ariel Wexler, Class of 2016, for a business course project at UNLV.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month-get ready to PINK OUT for a $1 and play dodgeball to raise money for cancer research.
Student Council is selling tickets, $15 for singles and $25 for doubles, to the Candy Land-themed Homecoming Dance on Saturday, October 21st from 8:00-11:00.
Upper School wishes their wise and fearless leader, Morah Rosen, a Happy Birthday!
In Mrs. Koehler's Health Class, Mrs. Paxinos, the Upper School Counselor, visited to present a lesson on mental health. The students used QR codes to understand prominent mental illnesses.
In Mrs. Blit's sixth grade Judaics class, the students participated in a shared inquiry discussion around the topic of forgiveness.