June 13, 2013
by Melissa Stull
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Scarlett 7th Graders Published Authors

Thanks to assistance and support from 826michigan (www.826michigan.org/), Scarlett’s seventh graders are now published authors.  See the following link for more details about this partnership:  news.a2schools.org

May 16, 2013
by Melissa Stull
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Students, Teachers, and UM Interns Benefit from Cross Cultural Exchange

One of the goals of the Mitchell Scarlett Teaching and Learning Collaborative is to create meaningful projects that benefit all stakeholders: students, teachers, and interns.  This extended day project met these criteria. Beginning this past February, 20 Mitchell third graders … Continue reading

April 23, 2013
by Melissa Stull
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Mitchell 2nd Graders, Supported by UM Intern, Create Staff Biographies

As part of the second grade writing curriculum, Ms. Padgen’s class completed a non-fiction writing unit focused on writing biographies about the Mitchell staff.   This project, led by Ms. Sala, a UM teaching intern, gave students an opportunity to practice these skills … Continue reading

February 12, 2013
by Melissa Stull
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Writing Project Involving Mitchell 4th Graders & UM Interns in AAPS News

See the following link to read about a writing project involving Mitchell teacher, Erica Hatt’s fourth graders and UM faculty, Cathy Reischl’s teaching interns.  The interns supported the fourth graders in a persuasive writing project about why Mitchell is the … Continue reading