Mathematics of Nutrition

The sixth grade Math Workshop classes at Oak Hill Academy, a New Jersey Independent School, have been studying the mathematics of nutrition.      Each student brought in an empty cereal box with the exact cost written on the box.  They collected much data about their cereals, including the brand, the weight of their box, the cost of […]

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Power Standards Come to Oak Hill Academy

What does this mean? It has been more than 10 years since the Core Standards have hit the national scene. Educators across our country have tried to manage the hundreds of required standards in each subject area to no avail.  There exists many wonderful pedagogical goals; however, there were just too many of them.  Therefore, the […]

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Cambridge Latin Course

The Cambridge Latin Course has replaced our previous Latin text, Ecce Romani. I was introduced to the Cambridge Latin method this past summer at a workshop I attended, along with other local Latin teachers from High Tech and CBA.  The Cambridge course has two main objectives; to teach comprehension of the Latin language for reading […]

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WHY ARE MATH STUDENTS STUDYING MAPS?

We live in a time where paper maps have become a memory of days gone by.  If we want to find the directions to where we are going, it is as simple as typing an address in our telephone and letting our GPS do the rest.  It is definitely a lot easier to get from […]

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Cybersecurity Awareness Poster Contest

Monmouth County’s best private school, Oak Hill Academy (OHA), has participated in the State of New Jersey’s Cybersecurity Awareness Poster Contest. The purpose of the contest is to spread awareness about how to stay safe online. OHA students discuss Cyber Safety during their computer class. They talk about using the computer with a trusted adult, not […]

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Winter Book Share

Before winter break, students in third grade shared their love of reading and the season with their Pre-K buddies.  The children picked their favorite winter or holiday themed book and practiced their fluency and read aloud strategies, while entertaining their buddies.  We are happy to be building relationships and friendships between the older and younger […]

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The Benefits of Reading with Kids

There is one activity that has endured the passing of time.  The reading habit continues to be the foundation of all human learning.  Fads come and go but the act of reading the written word holds the key for deep curiosity and use of our imagination.  Being able to read helps satisfy our drive to […]

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Ho Ho (Heads On- Hands On) Classes for Kindergarten – 4th grade

Navigating through the Nordic countries with the first stop at Norway. Students have taken roles as topographers, navigators through the fjords, designing tools to eat Norwegian foods, constructing snow covered mountains from marshmallows and measuring heights. Creative and one-of-a-kind trolls help tell the story of the Three Billy Goats Gruff and unique bridge building.  Other […]

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