The Charleston Middle School Harmonix group performed for Mark Twain recently. Click below for a sampling of the Harmonix group. if you want to see more, they will perform at the CMS Annual Holiday Concert at 7 PM on December 13th at Charleston High School
Charleston Middle School Student Council worked with Mattoon Middle School Student Council to raise money for Three Oaks Middle School in Ft. Myers, FL as they were displaced by the hurricane. #cmscusd1
Charleston Middle School's Harmonix group performed Holiday music for students at Mark Twain this week. You can see this group perform at the CMS music concert on December 13th at 7:00 PM at Charleston High School. #cms#harmonix#cusd1
Students in Mr. Dow's 8th science class recently built roller coasters for their physic unit.
The November Book Bistro took place today in the CMS Media Center. Nine seventh and eighth graders had lunch, reviewed new books coming soon to the IMC collection and enjoyed holiday treats. Book Bistro takes place one time per month and is an opportunity to dine in a special atmosphere and share a love of reading with peers. #cmscusd1
Thank you Don Drake for bringing your items to share with 7th graders and teaching us all about the heroes we honor this Veterans Day!
8th graders had a guest speaker for Veterans Day, Master Sergeant Charolie Burris.
8th grade Service Day at Mattoon Food Bank. #cmscusd1@Charleston CUSD1
More of 8th Grade Service Day at Matthew 25 this afternoon. It was a very productive day!! #cmscusd1 @
CMS 8th grade service day making turkey grams for teachers and students. We decorated the hallway with a Leader In Me chain.
CMS 8th Grade Service Day at the Matthew 25 Homeless Shelter in Charleston. Cleaning and extensive yard work. Clearing brush, removing junk/trash, and picking up yard waste. Well done, Mr. Spear’s morning crew!! #cmscusd1 @CharlestonCUSD1
8Gold students completed roller coasters this week as a culminating physics project.
As part of our quarterly Leader in Me celebration, CMS held a volley-tennis tournament between EPIC classes. Mrs. Dow's EPIC class was the winner of the tournament. #cmscusd1
Ms. Beabout’s EPIC classes decorated cookies for Halloween after their Epic lesson today. Everyone really enjoyed decorating and eating their cookies.
CMS wishes ever
yone a Happy Halloween!!
CMS students enjoyed our second Book Bistro event in the IMC Thursday. Students had the opportunity for a special dining experience, to be the first to preview new book selections, rate the books they tried and enjoy a special desert and drink. Students who participate in our monthly Book Bistro have the opportunity to check out new books first. #cmscusd1