Photo of the Day
The Girls XC team at Trim Castle, Ireland over Thanksgiving break. This is one of the locations where the movie Braveheart was filmed.
Posting on the Daily Bulletin Just Got Easier
Click on the Post to the Daily Bulletin link on the Daily Bulletin menu bar to post news online using the new posting form. The form is a streamlined, simpler way to make news posts. Once you make a submission, someone in the Communications Office will review and publish...
The Next Time You See Ms. Schettino, Congratulate Her!
The December 2011/January 2012 issue of Mathematics Teacher features an article written by one of Deerfield’s own—Carmel Schettino. Titled “Teaching Geometry Through Problem-Based Learning,” the article describes Ms. Schettino’s journey toward researching and learning about problem-based learning in mathematics education at the secondary school level. Mathematics Teacher is a...
Make Friends, Influence People!
Attention all group and club leaders and kids wanting to schedule an event! Do you want to: Increase the number of people that attend your events? Make sure people are notified of them? Inform people about your event? Encourage more people to attend? Make sure that people don’t show up...
Holiday Coffeehouse Thursday 12/8
Albany Road is holding a holiday-themed coffeehouse this Thursday 12/8 at 6:45 in Ephraim Williams!! As usual, we will have refreshments–more cider this time–and cookies and poetry and singing and christmas song sing alongs and all of that loveliness! Come with anything you want to perform, read, or show...
Winter Vacation charter bus service for students!
Sign-ups will be held Monday, December 5 thru Friday, December 9. Sign-up is required; forms available in the Student Activities Office (basement of the Main School Building). You still need to fill out a travel form as well.
Grade Inflation Survey for Deerfield Scroll
The Deerfield Scroll would greatly appreciate if you took one minute to answer this two-question survey about grade inflation at Deerfield. The survey is here: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/XJVJ59J. Thank you!
A 19th Century TWEET!
This 19th century artist and ornithologist is best known for creating the first great collection of American birds that were drawn in their natural habitats. Copies of his work – in several formats – are available at the library. Our December Library Question of the Month is … Who...
HEADlines: Friday is Back…!
Friday spent the month of November at an “obedience boarding school” in Northern Vermont and is delighted to be back at DA! Drop by to say hello or go out for a walk with him… he still loves to play ball and chase his canine buddies.
Molecule of the Week – Water (part 2)
Solid water is called ice. Ice is weird stuff! Many liquids will become solids if you lower the temperature (freeze them). For example, ethanol becomes a solid at the lovely temperature of -114 °C (-173 °F). Please try to imagine how unpleasant it would be to watch a hockey...