With lots of testing going on at HMS, some of the PE classes have been very small. So, Mr. Kettler and Mrs. Campbell have been experimenting with some different physical education equipment. A Co-Oper Band is made of heavy-duty surgical elastic and covered with a cloth material. The band’s strength and stretch-ability create an exciting movement experience that creates rebound challenges in one’s . . .
Listen and Enjoy I believe that running can be more than just moving your feet. To me running is different than it is to everyone else. To me it’s a stress reliever; a way to clear my head, a way to blow off some steam, to me running is more. Running is also a lot more things because in a lot of ways it has helped me in life. I put myself into it and it has helped me build character. A lot has changed since I started running and my life these past few years is one of the bigger things. Back . . .
Class presentations used to be focused on the use of dioramas and posters and eventually PowerPoints. However, with new technology, students are able to use advanced software and equipment to find creative ways to visually share information. In classrooms throughout Hiawatha High School, students have been given the opportunity to present to their peers through movies, but not the kind you buy at Wal-Mart. Students are actually writing, directing and producing their own movies to share in the classroom. James Farnen, . . .