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Last Day of School

Happy last day of school!¬† It has certainly been a different¬†and challenging school year but you have persevered and made it through. Please take this time to fully take advantage of self-care. Go for long walks, read a book under … Continue reading

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Summer

Hello All, I hope you are enjoying the beautiful weather and spending time outside with your family. I would like to give a few updates. Dearborn schools will continue to offer free student meals over the summer in the grab-and-go … Continue reading

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What’s one of your greatest strengths?

Hello All, This is a question I like to ask my students. This question lights them up! We all have gifts that we are born with (e.g., humor, perseverance, courage, leadership etc.). We all also have strengths that we have … Continue reading

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Act of Kindness

Hello Howe family, We know that acts of kindness and small gestures can bring joy to others, and by helping others, we, in turn, benefit especially in these stressful, uncertain times. In fact, by thinking about and doing things to … Continue reading

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Different schools, different expectations… Different homes, different expectations.

Hello Howe family, I am sure these times have been difficult at home in regards to setting daily schedules, routines and setting expectations. When setting your home expectations it is important to recognize that each home is different. What works … Continue reading

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Living through history

Good Morning Howe Family! Each of us have found different ways to help us through this unique experience. How are you making the most of these moments in history? Show us by posting a photo or artwork with a description, … Continue reading

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Calm Down Corner at Home

Hello All, One way to help children learn how to self-regulate is by providing them with calm down corners. A calm down corner is a designated space in a classroom or home with the sole intent of being a safe … Continue reading

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Core Board

Hello Families, I hope you had a restful week. I spent the week playing board games and going on walks with the family. When we were out on our walks, we decided to play I spy and that was a … Continue reading

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iblog translation

Hello All, I hope everyone continues to be safe and healthy! Please make sure you don’t forget to take care of yourself and take a break when needed. Do something that you enjoy doing at home ( i.e. read a … Continue reading

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River Crossing

Below are directions to play a fun indoor game for the family. This game is great for building teamwork, practicing communication, and problem-solving skills. How to play; First, players should collect items that could be used as stepping stones (pieces … Continue reading

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