Tuesday, September 30, 2014

We've Been Framed!!

"Picture Day" this morning was great fun! Students looked sharp and were all smiles in front of the camera.  Here is a sneak peak:

The weather was just perfect for an outdoor Class Picture.

Lights!! Camera!! Smile!!



Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Which Extinct Creature Am I?

As part of our study of the Timeline of Life, students did research on an extinct plant or animal, then made a "Who am I?" poster.  They enjoyed reading descriptions of their organism and exhibiting their own hand drawn pictures, then allowing others to guess which extinct organism was depicted. 




Friday, September 19, 2014

6th Graders to The Dauphin Island

Sixth Graders took a trip to Dauphin Island earlier this month with Ms. Kim and Mr. Zech.  During the trip, they took a boat ride in Mobile Bay, visited the Estuarium, touched a bonnet shark and rays, sank in the mud in the salt marsh, and so much more.
Here are few of the captured moments from their trip:

Newsletter: Friday, September 19th, 2014

Monday, September 15, 2014

Sebastian Run/Walk - Saturday, September 20th, 2014

We'd like to remind you that the sixth annual Sebastian's Run/Walk for Cure is coming up on Saturday, September 20th.  The Run/Walk is a 5k run and 1 mile fun run/walk in honor or former JBMA student Sebastian Lemos, who died of cancer in first grade.  All proceeds go directly to Children's Hospital of Alabama for cancer research. 


The event will be held at Mount Laurel. There will be fun activities for children including Hand & Paw, facepaint, balloon animals, and a DJ. Registration is $15 for kids 12 and under, and $25 for adults.
Go to www.sebastianrunwalk.org or at www.bit.do/jointeamjbma to register to join team JBMA.  The registration fee includes a T-shirt.  Register by the end of the day on Tuesday to get your shirts at school on Friday.  You can also register at the event.  We hope to see you there!!
 JBMA Middle School Representatives: Will Davis (8th grade) and Deven Patel (7th grade)



Newsletter: Friday, September 12th, 2014