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Latin Students Haunt Teachers with Spooky Tombstones

Latin Students Haunt Teachers with Spooky Tombstones

Marisa Ruotolo, News From the Classroom Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom, PBL

During the weeks approaching Halloween, Mrs. Amy Petersen celebrates the spooky holiday with Latin tombstones. Mrs. Petersen constructed a Project-Based Learning assignment for her Latin students to make a tombstone, monument, or triumphal arch. This assignment aligned with the end of their Roman Inscriptions...

Mr. Spewak Earns TRT Award

Mr. Spewak Earns TRT Award

Marisa Ruotolo, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 19, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

In April, Midlothian High School orchestra teacher, Mr. Taylor Fletcher, passed the Teachers Recognizing Teachers trophy to the IB Coordinator and English teacher, Mr. Mark Spewak. Congratulations! How long have you been teaching? This would be year number 13, all right here at Midlothian. Wh...

Mr. Fletcher Earns March TRT Award

Mr. Fletcher Earns March TRT Award

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 8, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

In March, Midlo English teacher Mrs. Beth Morris passed the Teachers Recognizing Teachers Award to Midlo’s Orchestra teacher, Mr. Taylor Fletcher. Mrs. Morris felt “blown away during the Winter Concert” and found “Jinwoo Kim’s solo performance very impressive”.  Once an excited student at Midlo, Mr...

Uke ‘n Roll

Uke ‘n Roll

Jake Petrillo, Staff Writer

April 19, 2017


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

What is made of wood, has four strings, and an endless supply of fun? The ukulele, a simple island instrument, has swept across pop culture in the past few years, leaving a lasting impact on the music industry.  A few years ago, island music was a restricted genre. Now, a uke song or two on a rock alb...

A String of Success

A String of Success

Mr. Taylor Fletcher

February 6, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

Congratulations to the following freshmen, who were selected to attend Central Regional Orchestra during the weekend of February 3-4, 2017. Great job! Jacob Cantor Margaret (Liza) Hopper Rylee Gregory Rachel Damico  ...

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