Space-themed activities are part of each sixth grade STEM course. Winter months are a great time in particular to spot the ISS, since it gets dark so early, shared Ms. Kroll. To learn more about spotting the International Space Station, visit the NASA website: https://go.nasa.gov/33SGkpt
The students' assignment asks them to not only look for the station, but to imagine what the ISS astronauts are doing at the moment that they observe the ISS.
The November 18 virtual event focused on ways to mitigate stress and anxiety, understand emotions, build coping skills and use family and self-care strategies.
Minnetonka Public Schools has again been recognized as #1 among public schools in Minnesota by Niche.com as part of the publication's annual Best Schools rankings.
The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation awarded Minnetonka Public Schools its coveted Best Communities for Music Education Award. This is Minnetonka's 7th consecutive time being recognized!
Seth Boyd, a choir teacher at Minnetonka Middle School East, worked with his students to create virtual choir performances that families could watch from home.
The Minnetonka School District has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. Minnetonka Public Schools is ranked #25 in the "Top Large Companies" category and is the top-ranked public school district.
Joel Newman and Scott Storlie, two teachers at MME, have been biking through Minnetonka neighborhoods to greet their 8th graders from their driveways.