Parent Teacher Conferences 2017

Hi there, this week was pretty short. We had parent teacher conferences on Wednesday and Thursday. Those are usually fun. I like getting to see some of my students parents and it gives me time to talk to some of the teachers I don’t get to see as much because my room is so isolated….

Homecoming 2017

This week was homecoming here at Kearney Catholic. It’s always an interesting week.  The seniors start by decorating their lounge complete with couches and TVs. Each day we have different dress up themes that some of the classes really get into. There are also a variety of events throughout the evenings culminating with tonight’s football…

Short week to start Oct.

Hello, we had a short week here at Kearney Catholic. We started the week with the diocesan teachers convention. It’s always cool to see the other teachers from around our diocese and Bishop Hanefeldt celebrated Mass with us. In class we learned about joints, Mendel and his peas, photosynthesis and cellular respiration and enthalpy and…

Septembers in the books

As September comes to an end it’s hard to believe it’s been this long already. The first quarter is close to over, Homecoming is near and PTC are around the corner. We’ve been in school almost two months now and we’re really rolling!  This week we learned about mitosis, photosynthesis, bones, and entropy. It was…

This week at Kearney Catholic

This week was pretty fun here at Kearney Catholic. We learned about cells, the skeleton and thermodynamics. The sophomores made cell rafts, which were cool projects over one organelle. I’ve included a few of them for you pleasure. On Wednesday we talked to our students about college, why we went, how we decided, what we…

Irish invasion

This week at Kearney Catholic was a lot of fun in class and out. In chem we did titrations and everyone did very well. In fact everyone identified their unknown. In bio and life science we looked at pond water and found microorganisms, Yanney and Kea West have lots of them. Also the 7th graders…

Labor Day week

We started this week with Megan’s birthday. She wanted to go painting downtown at the relatively new pottery painting place. We made dog bowls for Charlie and had a lot of fun. In school we’re learning about the scientific method, cells, tissue, and acids and bases. Below is a picture of a 7th grader looking…

Normal week at Kearney Catholic

Hello there, this week was back to the normal routine of things here at Kearney Catholic. It wasn’t week one, there was no eclipse and it was a full week so we’re really back in the swing of things. Sports have started in earnest which is neat to see. The students and teachers are really…

Eclipse Week!

This week was out of this world at Kearney Catholic. We started off Monday by having a sack lunch outside and watching the eclipse. The pictures of the event are thanks to our new secretary Mrs. Gfeller, since I was a little busy during the festivities. Overall it was really neat to experience the eclipse…

First week of school!

School started this week with meetings on Monday and a retreat on Tuesday. Students came Wednesday and it was great to have them back. It’s nice to get back into a routine and see all the students again. On Friday we learned about the eclipse so the students will be ready for it Monday. We’re…

Summer’s over

Hello, this is my last Friday before the school year begins. Monday starts meetings and students come back Wednesday. It’s been a good summer, it’s always good to have a break and this summer gave me plenty of time to relax and reenergize for this school year.  Megan and I went on some nice trips,…