Month: January 2017

Student Writing Workshops!

  The Northern Virginia Writing Project is hosting writing workshops at George Mason University, Fairfax Campus this winter!  There are workshops for grades 1-3, as well as workshops for grades 4-12. They are even offering a Family Writers Workshop that includes Kindergarten-aged students.  Students choose from a wide array of topics.  Click here for all the […]

January 9

If you could be any age, how old would you be and why? If I could be any age I would be 18 because I can vote.  And I can go to college and I can get a dog.  And I can make new friends and learn new languages.  And I would be an adult.  […]

Principal’s Notes from Nottingham – January 6, 2017

A healthy attitude is contagious but don’t wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier. Tom Stoppard Dear Parents/Guardians, Attendance Thank you for your efforts to keep our Community of Learners healthy and happy this winter season! As you are aware, this is the time of year when winter takes a toll on school attendance. […]

Mes de enero

¡Feliz Año Nuevo! The next unit of study for our Knights in third through fifth grade is clothing and the seasons.  Students will review previously learned vocabulary on clothing, as well as expand on it.   In addition to learning and/or reviewing the vocabulary on clothing and the seasons, students will learn the conjugation of the […]

Mes de enero

¡Feliz Año Nuevo! The next unit of study for our Knights in kinder through second grade is clothing and the seasons.  Students will be exposed to vocabulary about clothing items.  To demonstrate understanding, students will then identify the clothing associated with each season. Please see our links in the FLES Blog under the Nottingham web […]

Principal’s Notes from Nottingham – January 6, 2017

We plant seeds that will flower as results in our lives, so best to remove the weeds of anger, avarice, envy and doubt, that peace and abundance may manifest for all. Dorothy Day Dear Parents/Guardians, Happy New Year to you and yours! I hope you enjoyed a slower pace to your days, and the gift […]

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Literary & Visual Arts Contest Winners

Congratulations to Nottingham’s Winners! Twenty-four entries were chosen out of more than 1,000 submissions in this year’s contest. Topic Dr. King was a brilliant and brave leader. His truth, dedication and commitment resonated with people across our nation and throughout the world. Today, his fearless dedication to equality and peaceful progress continue to inspire and […]