Mid-Pacific Institute: 3/4 LeBlanc

3/4 LeBlanc

Upcoming Field Trips and Events

Posted on March 9, 2018

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Previous Classroom Updates

Grandparents╩╗ Day 2018

Posted on March 4, 2018

It was a full-house in Noio 1 on Friday. With 46 grandparents in attendance, you couldn't help but feel the love and mutual admiration being exchanged between the grandparents and grandchildren. Although the official start time of this annual...

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Sharing Feelings Through Literature

Posted on February 25, 2018

In last week's posting I shared Mid-Pacific's emphasis on the social-emotional well-being of all our students. There are numerous approaches educators can utilize when helping students process feelings of loss, sadness, anger, frustration and loneliness. Even as adults, we have...

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The Teaching and Practicing of Empathy and Gratitude

Posted on February 18, 2018

Mid-Pacific has been partnering with Harvard's Educational Research division for the past few years. For the past 4 weeks, our entire K-12 community has implemented Harvard's Teaching Unit focusing on empathy and gratitude. By nature, children are naturally empathetic. They...

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Upcoming OLSAT Information

Posted on February 3, 2018

Many of our students have begun to ask about the upcoming OLSAT assessment. They may have even been talking about it at home. The OLSAT is a standardized test that assesses thinking skills. Unlike many standardized tests that measure accumulated...

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Kite Day 2018

Posted on January 28, 2018

Enjoy these photos from the making of the kites with our 7th grade buddies to the attempting to fly the homemade kites, to lining up to run the tunnel, to enjoying a cool treat of popsicles! Kite Day provided loads...

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The Pizza Experience!

Posted on January 21, 2018

Exciting! Informative! Delicious! AWESOME! Those are just a few adjectives I gleaned from the thank-you letters written by Noio 1 to Mr. Dolan and his superb staff who treated us to an excellent tour and lunch. When we arrived we...

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Hau'oli Makahiki Hou!

Posted on January 14, 2018

Happy 2018! It was a week full of smiles all around as each member returned to Noio 1 after our break. Everyone was so happy to see each other and be reunited again. Students shared about their holidays, trips, travels,...

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