Regular/ELL: Flush by Carl Aiasen
Gifted/Advanced: Leapholes by James Grippando and Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
Regular: Crash by Jerry Spinelli OR The Cay by Theodore Taylor
ELL: Flipped by Wendelin Van draanen
Advanced/Gifted: Peter and the Star Catchers by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson
Regular: Found by Margaret Peterson Haddix
Advanced/Gifted: Kingdom Keepers: Disney After Dark (Book 1) by Ridley Pearson
More Info coming soon! Check your emails for the special invite! This is a free event for all incoming 6th grade magnet students. It will be a fun-filled day—and the perfect opportunity to make new friends, learn about the IB program, and explore our campus!
Sending out a big thank you to our counselor, Ms. Ortega. She shared this article with our staff today and we felt it was a good read for all! Click the link below to see why Social Media might not be the best thing for middle school children.
CLICK TO READ:
Why Social Media is NOT Smart for Middle School Kids
Steps for Magnet Acceptance
- Return to the magnet application site in order to ACCEPT or DECLINE your seat. https://miamimagnetapplication.com
- If Wait Listed, you will receive a second email when a seat becomes available.
- We will have an Orientation/Parent Night in order for parents to receive Subject Selections. This is only for students that have already ACCEPTED a seat.
Parent Night for ACCEPTED students:
April 5th at 7:00 PM; Curry Auditorium
Sustainable Fishing Series: Lionfish (Workshop A)
by Miami Science Barge
Tickets: $10 – $20
Workshop A of the Miami Science Barge Sustainable Fishing Series will teach participants about South Florida’s lionfish invasion and what can be done to help mitigate its effects. A representative from Florida Keys nonprofit REEF will present on invasive Lionfish, basic collecting and handling techniques, and follow up with a dissection and filleting demonstration.
Participants will leave the event with the fresh lionfish fillets that they cleaned as well as the necessary tools to begin removing lionfish on their own.
This is the first workshop in a series sponsored by Fish Florida. All participants must be over the age of 13 to participate and must sign a waiver (or have a parent/guardian sign a waiver) at the door. Participants under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
Details regarding parking, restrooms and directions in ticket confirmation email.
DATE AND TIME
Sat, March 18, 2017
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT
Miami Science Barge
1075 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33130
For tickets visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sustainable-fishing-series-lionfish-workshop-a-tickets-32820412738
Click to read the 2017-2018 M-DCPS Curriculum Bulletin