How do you spell amazing behavior? Try P.B.I.S.

Activities

How do you spell amazing behavior? Try P.B.I.S.

No Comments 13 February 2014

By Joe Hacham The Living Textbook P.B.I.S. This might seem to be just a bunch of letters, but these four letters are the reason behind the positive behavior at McCollough-Unis. The key to the positive behavior is the lanyard. “The lanyard provides the student immediate feedback on the child’s behavior. When it gets filled by [...]

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Pumpkin play plants seeds for learning

Activities

Pumpkin play plants seeds for learning

1 Comment 04 December 2013

First graders at McCollough Elementary cut into a new way to learn when they tried this pumpkin discovery experiment. What do you suppose they found? Clue: There were hundreds.

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Our trip to Detroit News and Free Press

Academics, Field trips

Our trip to Detroit News and Free Press

1 Comment 05 June 2013

We exchanged ideas with professional journalists and learned more about the way newspaper people think.

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Cartoonist draws his way, visits Unis

Academics, Activities, Profiles

Cartoonist draws his way, visits Unis

17 Comments 04 June 2013

Dave Chow's award-winning drawings have been featured in projects by rap star Eminem and other entertainment figures. Chow enjoys each piece he draws.

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Journalists of present, future meet at Unis

Academics

Journalists of present, future meet at Unis

No Comments 26 May 2013

Professional journalists in the Knight-Wallace journalism fellowship program at the University of Michigan cane to Unis Middle School to describe their careers and ask the students about the Living Textbook.

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Annual reading month opened fun and games

Academics

Annual reading month opened fun and games

2 Comments 23 May 2013

Reading is so important to our success. When you combine books with snacks, face paints, families, bingo and Clifford, that big red dog known from so many books, reading is also a great way to spend an activity night at school. See what we mean.

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Unis Middle School

Unis School serves grades K-8 in the Dearborn Public School District. The school principal is Heyam Alcodray. These are its beliefs about education:

  • A student's highest potential includes improvements academically, artistically, emotionally and socially.
  • Student achievement requires a cooperative effort among parents, teachers and the community to provide encouragement and reinforce core values.
  • Good instruction is assessment-driven, outcomes-based, active, and engaging.
  • Effective instruction touches the world of each student providing for different learning styles and needs.
  • Education is a life-long process that prepares students to be successful, contributing citizens in a changing world.

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