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Washington Middle School

2300 East Jackson Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Join AVID for the 2020-2021 School Year!

May 22, 2020 Appy here: https://bit.ly/joinAVID   If you have any questions, please e-mail me at jwall@sps186.org

AVID in April

Apr 14, 2020 Please watch the YouTube video.  I made it for parents and students.  It will explain everything.   https://youtu.be/mLqyGI8pZEk _________________________________________ Scheduled Classes We are making things easier for you and keeping “scheduled classes” and giving you smaller assignments.  I want AVID to support your other classes and not overwhelm you. READ MORE

E-Learning Information

Mar 16, 2020 Assignments I’ve posted some assignments on GOOGLE CLASSROOM for you to work on.  If I give you an article to read, you’ll be able to take an AR test on when when you get back.  Only a couple of students said they don’t have access to the internet at home (according to the survey you took in class) and the attached assignment bingo board is ONLY for those students who do NOT have internet access at home. READ MORE


Dec 19, 2017 http://www.crmvet.org/docs/ms_for_comic.pdf

AVID 1st Quarter

Sep 24, 2017 Students will focus on: - getting organized       - agendas      - binders/supplies - making the text/writing in margins (Close Read) - asking good higher level questions - taking Cornell Notes - TRF/AVID Tutorials - collaboration with other classmates - reflecting on learning

AVID Recruitment

Feb 17, 2017 It's time to apply for AVID for next school year!   What Is AVID?  A structured, college preparatory system working directly with schools and districts A direct support structure for first-generation college goers, grades 4-16 A school-wide approach to curriculum and rigor adopted by more than 4,500 schools in 47 states and 16 countries A professional development program providing training throughout the world   The Mission of AVID AVID's READ MORE

End of the Year

May 7, 2014 Well, we've made it through another school year and now it's time to bring all the library books back. All library books are due back by Friday, May 9th. If everyone in your ELA brings back their books on time, your class will earn slushies. Get those books back!!

Books Need to Be Carried in Plastic Bags!

Sep 18, 2013 Make sure you have a gallon size bag to carry your library books around in. Your name and your LA teacher's name needs to be on the bag. You'll not be allowed to check out next week if you don't have your bag.

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