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The Birchwood Model Video Collection

Practices for Building Character: The 3rd Grade Trapper Part 1

Mrs. Bontje, a teacher at Birchwood School of Hawken, discusses the trapper system used by third grade students. This video was designed to educate parents regarding the items found in the trapper, explain how their child interacts with each item, and provide ways in which parents can help ensure that their child develops the organizational skills that will serve them lifelong.
 

Practices for Building Character: The 3rd Grade Trapper Part 2

Mrs. Bontje, a teacher at Birchwood School of Hawken, discusses the trapper system used by third grade students. This video was designed to educate parents regarding the items found in the trapper, explain how their child interacts with each item, and provide ways in which parents can help ensure that their child develops the organizational skills that will serve them lifelong.
 

Practices for Building Character: The 4th Grade Trapper

Ms. West, a teacher at Birchwood School of Hawken, discusses the trapper system used by third grade students. This video was designed to educate parents regarding the items found in the trapper, explain how their child interacts with each item, and provide ways in which parents can help ensure that their child develops the organizational skills that will serve them lifelong.
 

Practices for Building Character: The 2nd Grade Accordion Folder

Mrs. Sprau, a teacher at Birchwood School of Hawken, discusses the accordion folder system used by second grade students. This video was designed to educate parents regarding the items found in the accordion folder, explain how their child interacts with each item, and provide ways in which parents can help ensure that their child develops the organizational skills that will serve them lifelong.