Dec 8, 2016 Tutorials are an important part of the AVID curriculum. Students have tutorials on Tuesdays and Thursdays. They bring questions from their classes and sit in collaborative groups to problem solve with an AVID tutor that acts as a facilitator.
Nov 18, 2016 AVID students presented test taking strategies to the class. They discussed the test type and some helpful hints for how to take the test. They also created a mnemonic device or slogan to help them remember what to do.
Apr 29, 2015 The GMS AVID 8th graders were able to shadow a SHS AVID student. GMS would like to thank Mr, Kyes, Mr. Grossen and the SHS teachers for allowing our AVID students to visit SHS.
Apr 29, 2015
Oct 6, 2014 AVID students practiced introducing themselves to important people in the building on our school scavenger hunt. They practiced eye contact, proper volume, firm handshake, and squared shoulders.
Mar 21, 2013 The 7th grade AVID students visited Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois. We were able to take a campus tour and talk to a representative from the Admissions office.
Mar 21, 2013 AVID students were visited by two representatives from SIU School of Medicine. They challenged the students to think of things that they are passionate about and learn how they could take these and turn them into a future career. Students represented their passions by creating a collage.
Mar 4, 2013 On February 27, the GMS AVID 8th graders were able to shadow a SHS AVID student at SHS. GMS wants to thank Mr, Kyes, Ms. Fox, Mr. Grossen, Mr. Crum and the SHS teachers for allowing our AVID students to visit SHS.
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