When it comes to interventions, educators and parents need to be sure they have the formula "just right"! When thinking of a good intervention for "at-risk" learners, remember: Honor their working memory and provide just the right amount of repetition.Read More
Saint John the Baptist Elementary
Saint Nicholas Family Activity Night
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Saint Nicholas was born during the third century in the village of Patara (present day southern coast of Turkey). His wealthy parents, who raised him to be a devout Christian, died in an epidemic while Nicholas was still young. Obeying Jesus' words to "sell what you own and give the money to the poor," Nicholas used his whole inheritance to assist the needy, the sick, and the suffering. He dedicated his life to serving God and was made Bishop of Myra as a young man. Bishop Nicholas became known throughout the land for his generosity to those in need, his love for children, and his concern for sailors and ships.
In celebrating the Feast of Saint Nicholas, Saint John the Baptist Elementary is encouraging its community to:Read More