Exploration News

Thanks for your GENEROSITY!

 Thanks to those of you who have given so generously to our 8th Grade Exploration Service Learning Donation Page.  WOW!  What a response we have had -- over $1400 has been given for projects like lunches for CHIPS Soup Kitchen, Take a Bite Out of Hunger Food Drive Campaign, Newborn Necessities ... Read More>>

8th Grade Service Learning Donation Page

For their final Exploration unit, MS 447 8th graders participate in a service learning unit. As a culmination of the many project-based, socially conscious units that students experience during Exploration, students spend the end of their middle school career learning about and giving back to the ... Read More>>

7th Grade Exploration Unit 3: Art for Social Change

 Congratulations 7th grade students for completing your Unit 2 Forensics and Justice unit with thoughtful, beautiful, and socially conscious work!  Job well done.  The final 7th grade unit this year is Art for Social Change.  This will be a mini-5 week unit.  Please use the following links to access ... Read More>>

7th Grade Forensics and Justice EXPO

  Join us Friday April 28 or Monday May 1 as students share their conclusions about the case of Freddy Baker and present their thoughtful and varying individual projects on Forensic Science and the Justice System.  Forensics and Justice FLYER 2017 (1) ... Read More>>

Watch and Respond to Martin Kiser’s Immigration Cause Campaign

8th Grade students aren't merely asked to create Cause Campaigns... they are asked to implement and track their impact.  Raise your awareness and possibly your perception as you watch and respond to the following Immigration Campaign https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U3APYrG0mNc ... Read More>>

Exploration: 8th Grade Students’ Cause Campaigns

8th grade students are diligently working to change negative perceptions shaped by media.  We invite you to help them out with their research! Follow the link below to complete the survey regarding the perception of varying Socioeconomic Statuses.  THANKS! ... Read More>>

6th Grade Unit 2 Calendar: City Planning

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7th Grade Unit 2 Calendar: Forensics and Justice

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8th Grade Unit 2 Calendar: Perception

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8th Grade Bioethics Expo – December 2nd, 5th, 12th & 13th

8th Grade Unit 1 Expo "Lessons on Bioethical Questions" - December 2,5,12,13. Your child should know on which date they are teaching their lesson.  Please join us! See attached flier for timing and details. ... Read More>>