Balban Classroom Procedures
  • Our Class Procedures  
  • Class Daily Schedule: Science/Social Studies, Specials,  Whole Group Reading,  Literature Circles,  Word Study/Writing, LUNCH, Academy Time, DPA, Chorus/Band/Clubs 
  • Science groups and Social Studies groups are mixed groupings among all homerooms. Inquiry based projects that integrate all academic areas are the focus of this time!
  • Academy Time:  Students have the opportunity to strengthen and extend skills in all areas.  Individualized learning goals are set with resources to meet those goals.
  • Extra Opportunities:  Students have opportunities to extra activities such as outdoor picnic lunches and team building games.
  • Specials Schedule:
    Our students meet weekly with specialists for Music, Physical Education, Health, Guidance and Art.  Our schedule is sent home at the beginning of the year and posted in our classrooms.