September 30, 2020

UPCOMING EVENTS

September & October 九月&十月
October 1 Half-day for students (11:30am dismissal) 學生上半天 (11:30放學)
October 2 Fall break begins 秋假開始
October 21-23 MS Experiential Learning Trips 國中部 體驗學習之旅
October 23 EMS Mid-Semester Report Cards available 國小國中部 期中成績單公告

PROFESSIONAL LEARNING DAYS – CAMPUS CLOSED 教師專業培訓日- 校園暫停開放
Please note that the campus will be closed on Thursday afternoon (10/1) due to a Professional Learning half day. On Friday and Saturday (10/2 & 10/3), Morrison families from the other campuses will be coming to MAC for system-wide professional development. Therefore, campus is closed to guests during those two days.
本週四(10/1)下午為教師研習日,校園將不對外開放。此外,週五及週六(10/2 &10/3) 連續兩天為馬禮遜教職員專業培訓日,其他位於不同校區的馬禮遜教職員們都將一同聚集於台中參與專業培訓的活動,因此校園於這兩天也不對外開放,敬請多加留意。


Q1 MID-SEMESTER REPORT CARDS 第一季期中成績單
Mid-semester report cards will be available in PowerSchool on Friday, October 16. EMS Parents will receive an email notification when the mid-semester report cards are posted in PowerSchool (PS). Please note that you may not view the mid-semester reports with the PowerSchool app. You may only view the reports through the browser (ma.powerschool.com).
If you have any problems accessing your PS account, please contact the office.
這學期的期中成績單可於10月16日起於PowerSchool上查看,當成績公告於PowerSchool後,學校也會另用email通知家長。另外煩請家長留意,手機上的PowerSchool app是無法查看成績的,您只能透過瀏覽器登入網址ma.powerschool.com來查詢。如果在操作上有任何困難或無法登入您的帳號,請聯繫辦公室。


EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING TRIPS 體驗學習之旅 
All of our Middle School students will be going on Experiential Learning trips in October. Parents of MS students will receive emails with more information about the trips.

Grade 6 students will be camping on Yang Ming Mountain in Taipei for their “Stake-A-Claim Adventure” on Wednesday, October 21, and returning Thursday, October 22.

Grade 7 students will take a Culture Trip to Taipei on October 22 and October 23. They will tour a number of historical sites around Taipei, and will also visit the Yingge Ceramics Museum. 

Grade 8 students will participate in Leadership Camp from October 21 through October 23 at Camp Taiwan near Taipei. The goal of this experience is to equip the students with a Biblical perspective on leadership that will enable them to serve as effective leaders in Middle School and High School.
今年十月,所有的國中生都將參與體驗學習之旅,家長和學生們也會透過email收到關於此次旅行的更多資訊。
6年級的學生們會到台北陽明山上露營,日期為週三10/21到週四10/22。
7年級的學生們將在台北進行一場文化之旅,時間為10/22至10/23,他們會遊覽位在台北的許多歷史文化足跡,也會到鶯歌參觀鶯歌陶瓷博物館。
8年級的學生則是至鄰近台北的營地參加領袖營,時間為10/21到10/23,此營會的目的是為了用聖經的價值觀來裝備學生們,讓學生能在國中和高中階段就成為有影響力的領袖。


PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES 班親會
Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on Friday, October 30. To better partner with you as parents, our teachers would like to meet with you to discuss your child’s progress.  You may start scheduling appointments on Thursday, October 15. More information will be provided after fall break.
今年的班親會將在週五10/30舉行,為了能與您一同配搭來協助孩子,我們的老師很期待能和您面對面討論關於孩子的學習過程。您可以從週四10/15起開始預約與老師見面的時間,更多的資訊將會在秋假之後公布。


OCTOBER CC CAFE 十月CC 咖啡時間
The October CC Cafe has been moved from Oct. 1 to Oct. 15. We will still meet in the cafeteria from 9-10 am for Mandarin speakers but a new English session will be added from 10-11 am! October’s topic will be Morrison’s College Application Process. Light snacks and coffee will be served so please come on out! Parents from all grades are welcome to attend.
原本預計在10/1舉行的CC咖啡時間將延後至10/15號舉辦,除了原本9點到10點用中文進行的講座之外,我們也額外增加了10點到11點的英文場次,地點將於餐廳舉行。十月份的主題為大學入學申請流程,現場將提供簡單的小點心和咖啡,歡迎各個年級的家長到場參加。


SEPTEMBER ‘BOOK IN A JAR’ WINNERS 九月瓶中書優勝者
Thanks to all who participated in the Library’s September Book in a Jar game. The correct answer is – “Cinder: Book 1 of the Lunar Chronicles” by Marissa Meyer! The 3 winners are: Lola Owens (G7), Eric Lin (G10) & Micah Schmidt (G11). These people can stop by the library to pick up their prize. All who guessed the correct book are automatically entered in the big prize drawing, to be held at the end of the school year. Congrats to the winners!
謝謝所有參與9月份圖書館“瓶中書”的挑戰者們,正確答案為作者Marissa Meyer的Cinder: Book 1 of the Lunar Chronicles! 3位優勝者分別是Lola Owens (7年級), Eric Lin (10年級) 和 Micah Schmidt (11年級),請3位優勝者到圖書館領取獎品!另外所有有答對此本書的參與者,您的名字會自動放進期末的大獎抽獎名單內。再次恭喜答對的優勝者們!


SNAPSHOTS AROUND CAMPUS

Moon Festival Celebrations in Chinese classes








Fun projects in the Makerspace





Learning soccer skills in PE





Hero Games Event