Thursday, October 30, 2014


Favorite dessert
Fudge ice cream
Favorite sport to play
Soccer and basketball
What are you being for Halloween?
Gangster gal
Favorite thing about fall?
There are beautiful leaves.
Favorite candy
Crunch chocolate bar
Favorite book

Getting to know Jade and Maggie!

Jade:  May 17
Maggie:  Nov 2

Halloween Costume
Jade:  Witch
Maggie:  I'm handing out candy but not getting dressed up.

Favorite Food
Jade: Pizza from Pizza Hut
Maggie:  Chocolate

Favorite Subject
Jade: Technology
Maggie: English

Favorite Story
Jade:  Nancy Drew
Maggie:  Harry Potter

Best Friend
Jade:  Armani, Jaylynn, Hannah
Maggie:  Sam

Favorite Leisure Activity
Jade:  Watching TV
Maggie:  Reading

The Trick or Treat Rules

Kaniyah says, "Remember to follow these trick or treat rules!"


Halloween Rules posters made by Grant 2nd graders

Mentoring is Cool!

Thursday, October 16, 2014

October 16, 2014

Beatrice interviews her mentor, Jessica!

Beatrice:  When is your birthday?
Jessica:   January 16, 1995

Beatrice:  How many brothers and sisters do you have?
Jessica:    I have 1 brother and 0 sister.

Beatrice:  What is your favorite color?
Jessica:    Blue

Beatrice:   What do you want to be when you grow up?
Jessica:    A high school math teacher

Beatrice:   What is your favorite book?
Jessica:     Handle  with Care by Jodi Picolt 

Kaniyah captures fun on the playground

Triston interviews his mentor 

1. Where were you born? 
St. Louis 
2. Instruments? 
Drums, guitar, piano, and trumpet
3. What sports do you like? 
Football, basketball, and golf 
4. Favorite color? 
5. Favorite basketball team? 
6. Do you like riding bikes? BMX? Skateboarding? Motorcycle?
Yes. No. No. No. 
7. Do you like school?
Yes I do 
8. Do you know where all of the letters are on the iPad?
No sir 
9. Do you like Michael Jordan? 
I love MJ
10. Do you like iPads?
Not particularly

Jabari visits Fitness Class 

Avrill interviews her mentor, Abbey

What's your middle name? Rose

What is your favorite star constellations? The Little Dipper

What's your favorite sea animal? Penguin

What's your favorite book genre? Suspense 

What's your favorite fruit? Apple 

What's your favorite Author? Kate DiCamillo

What's your favorite shape? Circle

What is your favorite type of butterfly? Monarch 

What is was your third grade teacher's name? Mrs. Stone 

Are you religious? Yes, I am catholic.

Thursday, October 9, 2014

October 9, 2014

Fitness class working out their brains playing board games on a rainy day. 

What is your name?
Taylor and Hannah

How old are you?
20 and 19

What school do you go to?

What is your favorite thing about Mentoring Club?
Hanging out with the kids.
Fitness class.

Triston showing what the Blogging class is up to today-  
using Pic Collage on the iPads

Jabari documenting what's happening in Nutrition today 

Beatrice and Mrs. Hartz check in on the Games class.

Ebony and Mrs. Krumm LOVE Mentoring!

Interview with Ms. Sheets
by Nathan

What is the purpose of mentoring?
The purpose of mentoring is to have a person to person bond.

Why is mentoring important?
Everyone needs a person to bond with and be cared about and get support from.

What do mentors do for you?
Mentors are the compassionate adults that support kids.

When is Mentoring Club?
Thursdays from 3-5 p.m.