Booksin Band 2014 Concerts

120 Kids from three elementary schools can’t be wrong! The 2014 band show was pretty awesome.

Friday night featured the Booksin Band in concert with elementary school bands from Trace and Willow Glen, performing as one big group. And it was pretty impressive. Look closely, and you’ll see Felicia in a number of songs, […]

Bob Marley – Brazilian Style

With Drums! From today’s end-of-year performance in Felicia’s Fourth Grade class. Please enjoy this Brazilian Drumming performance (if you can find her).

Brazilian Drumming @ Booksin (Ms. Macon 4th Grade 2014) from David Keller on Vimeo.

Oh: The password is “Macon4th” … Sshhhhh!

Felicia’s “Citrus Fiesta”

Booksin’s Annual 4th Grade Science Fair was today! Felicia’s entry was called “Citrus Fiesta,” and it explored how different liquids support growth in plants.

Big Question & Purpose: “Does orange juice, cran-apple juice, grapefruit juice, or water help a plant grow more quickly?”

Hypothesis: I believe that the Grapefruit Juice will work best out of […]

Christmas Concert Compilation

Happy Holidays to all … and to all a string of very busy nights!

For your viewing pleasure, Felicia appears in videos from her school band performance (“Jolly Old St. Nicholas” and “Up on the Rooftop”) and from her bell choir and children’s choir at church.

Jocelyn’s high school Bella Voce choir finished the season […]

Promoted! … High School is Next!

There she is! Fresh out of 8th Grade!

Congratulations to Jocelyn and her great group of friends, many of whom have known each other since Kindergarten.

Thanks to everyone who’s been a part of helping our fantastic daughter grown into a strong young woman!

Our experience at Willow Glen Middle School has been […]

Tart & Saucy Chicken Salad

Future Chefs unite!

As part of the Sodexo Future Chefs National Challenge, Felicia has created a fun healthy salad for submission to the local competition in her school district. Bon Appetit!

Chicken Salad

Mix in a bowl. Then place on cut-up spinach bedding. Pour sauce if wanted.

1 Cup Corn Kernels 1-1/2 […]

Wait! The Girls Started School Last Week!

Another school year is underway, with Jocelyn set to conquer the Eighth grade, and Felicia tackling Third grade. Actually it started last week. Who knew?

Friends and excitement abound, as you might expect. Onward!

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[Storified?] Fallon House Field Trip

Hello? Is this thing on? Here’s a test-run of a storify embed:

[View the story “Fallon House w/ Mrs. Miller” on Storify]

2nd Grade Music Around the World

Wednesday was the 2nd Grade Music Concert at Booksin Elementary, part of the end-of-year ceremonies for Felicia’s school.

If you can’t find her, she’s in the third row, slightly to the right of the literal shiny star. We all know she’s also a shiny star. Enjoy:

Shhhhh. The password is “milleryoungmusic” [without the […]