Promotion & Graduation Day – Room 4

"I was an extra proud teacher today. I had 1 student promoted to high school and one who transitioned to High School. It was a beautiful experience for or campus." - Ms. Marcia, Room 4 Visit our website to learn more about Sierra School

2019-06-11T15:03:48-04:00June 4th, 2019|

Solano’s Got Talent Star Search Talent Show

We had a campus wide talent show today. The students did great! We had singers, dancers, a violinist and a comedian. Two students paired up to be a dancing duo. They showed off their moves and wowed the crowd. Even though they didn't win, they had a positive attitude and can't wait until the next talent show. We are so proud of all of the students who participated. Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-06-11T14:45:15-04:00April 30th, 2019|

Black History Month!

Room 4 did research and displayed it on a trifold board regarding the history of African head wraps and the exploitation and travesty of slavery to sell European garments. We showed actual head wraps, African cloths and showed several books we plan to read by African American Authors. Room 4 also researched items invented by African Americans and printed them to be displayed on the tables for staff, students, and parents to view; reminding everyone that American History is Black History [i.e. dust pan, ironing board, lantern, ice cream scoop, cell phone, Lasik eye surgery, gas mask, traffic light [...]

2019-03-18T21:06:40-04:00March 18th, 2019|

Black History Month and PI Day 3.14 Celebrations!

"We celebrated Black History month by discovering hair and skin products made in Africa like Shea Butter, Cantu Hair Products and Carole & Daughter. We found we didn’t have to be African American to benefit from these products, they worked on all kinds of skin & hair with positive results! Mr. Kinard used two students to showcase products and taught us to braid hair.In addition to learning about African products our class project connected us to the history of Black hair care like braiding and colorful coverings; and learned that maps were braided into slave hair patterns that helped slaves [...]

2019-04-26T10:28:34-04:00March 14th, 2019|

Room 4 Gets a Fur Baby!

On March 4th Room 4 students welcomed "Emma" the Guinea Pig into our classroom community! The week before we did research to learn about Emma, her habitat and what it would take to care for her. Out newest student at the time named her even before we saw her. Her name suits her perfectly! Students across campus stay on level to spend time with Emma who loves to be petted and cuddled with. She is a joy to have. When my students can't quite articulate their feelings, Emma understands and is always ready to give unconditional love; No words required! [...]

2019-04-26T13:25:25-04:00March 4th, 2019|

Black History Month Extravaganza!

Room 4 did research and displayed it on a trifold board regarding the history of African head wraps and the exploitation and travesty of slavery to sell European garments. We showed actual head wraps, African cloths and showed several books we plan to read by African American Authors. Room 4 also researched items invented by African Americans and printed them to be displayed on the tables for staff, students, and parents to view; reminding everyone that American History is Black History [i.e. dust pan, ironing board, lantern, ice cream scoop, cell phone, Lasik eye surgery, gas mask, traffic light [...]

2019-03-18T21:07:35-04:00February 27th, 2019|

School Wide Scavenger Hunt

All of the students participated in a scavenger hunt, where they were able to move about the school asking questions, to all of the staff. Everyone had a great time participating. Visit our website to learn more about Sierra School

2019-02-27T09:41:38-04:00February 17th, 2019|

100 Day of School Egg Drop

The entire Solano campus gathered as individuals competed for a chance to win bragging rights as well as a $5 gift card for building the best container to protect an "egg" from breaking when dropped from 15 feet. Parrish Alfred used 2 rolls of crepe paper to create a cup that the egg fit snuggly in, taped it completely up, put it in a cube shaped box of tissue, stuffed tissue on top, wrapped the entire box in bubble wrap, put it in a plastic bag with more bubble wrap & dropped it! It did not crack, way to [...]

2019-02-08T14:29:58-04:00January 31st, 2019|