Mid-Pacific Institute: 1/2 Oserow

Previous Classroom Updates

Celebrating Chinese & Japanese Traditions!

Posted on March 10, 2018

Our class is very blessed to have so many parents and grandparents who want to share their cultural traditions with us. We had fun learning about an important way that Chinese elders stay young through a series of 36 exercises...

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Tech Wizards Share Their Learning With Grandparents!

Posted on March 4, 2018

Grandparents' Day was very special for the children this year because they had fun creating wonderful stories about treasures in their lives using the Pages word processing app to share with their special guests. They also enjoyed creating delightful thoughts...

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Rich Cultural Experiences!

Posted on February 25, 2018

Last week was filled with rich cultural experiences, which delighted and thrilled your children. This is one of those blogs where it's best to let the photos tell the story! Learning Hawaiian Crafts and Skills With the Inso Family!...

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Coding: Essential Skills for 21st Century Learners!

Posted on February 18, 2018

The children were very excited to begin learning about coding with Mr. Winters in preparation for lots of fun and challenging hands-on activities in the weeks to come. The lessons are part of an excellent online program from code.org...

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Helping MPX Students With A Special Project & Delightful Cultural Journeys

Posted on February 11, 2018

MPI's 10th grade MPX students are involved in an interesting project: designing, writing, and illustrating children's books to teach important Social Studies and Science concepts to young learners. They decided to seek the help of our 1st and 2nd grade...

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Sharing Enhances Our Learning and Sense of Self!

Posted on February 4, 2018

I am blessed with many opportunities to observe your children's enthusiasm towards sharing as they introduce a beloved pet, recommend a favorite book or series, proudly tell the stories behind ancestral artifacts, or demonstrate a skill they've learned from...

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A Stronger Sense of Place Inspired by Hawaiian Chant and Kite Day

Posted on January 27, 2018

Learning a Hawaiian chant or 'oli with the help of Mrs. Balubar's class and collaborating with 7th graders to make kites for Kite Day enriched our inquiry journey, giving us an even deeper sense of place. One morning a few...

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