Education with impactNursery through eighth grade
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News blog
A look at day-to-day life in the school, and the ways Gordon touches the community that surrounds it.

Sledding season begins

Gordon understands that outdoor fun fuels classroom learning
Thursday, December 14, 2017
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Snow report

Outdoor science - formal and informal - after the first storm of the year
Monday, December 11, 2017
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Gravity fighters

Engineering design process in eighth grade
Thursday, December 7, 2017
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Backyard archeology

Harnessing playful curiosity in the service of science, history
Sunday, November 12, 2017
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A shared dream

Discovering new worlds at recess
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
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Overnight success

Middle School heads to the woods for teambuilding, outdoor leadership
Thursday, September 14, 2017
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Working towards spring

Countering the culture of instant gratification, in third grade
Thursday, September 7, 2017
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Field Day 2017

Gordon’s oldest tradition gets better every year
Friday, June 2, 2017
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Test flight

Kindergarten engineers are learning to fly
Friday, May 19, 2017
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Tomorrow, they will make lightning

Early Childhood greets spring with science and art, family and wishes
Thursday, May 4, 2017
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It was a great day

Celebrating the first snow of the year
Saturday, January 7, 2017

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Gordon through sixth grade eyes

N. H. Senzai’s novel inspires photojournalism, now on display in the Commons
Thursday, October 20, 2016

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The outdoor classroom

Working all day, every day across Gordon’s twelve-acre campus
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Gordon’s own brand of outdoor learning took place all over campus this week
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Summer camps are on!

Every corner of the campus has come to life
Friday, June 17, 2016
Programs run through July and August, into the first days of September
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Know your audience

Third graders write for their three-year-old buddies
Friday, May 20, 2016
There was plenty of positive feedback on the Nursery playground today.
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Throwing the iPad into the pond

Magnifying small worlds, peeking into hidden places
Thursday, May 19, 2016
They had no shortage of theories about what they would see.
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From the spelling test to the pond

by Head of School Ralph L. Wales
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Using every tool in the toolkit to prepare Gordon students for the world 
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The beach as laboratory

Second grade scientists explore the shore
Monday, April 18, 2016
The adventure was part of a study of Narragansett Bay habitats
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William Warner’s other work

Another perspective on Gordon’s distinctive design
Thursday, April 14, 2016
A rare peek at Warner’s style in a residential setting
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Young in the important ways

Letting middle schoolers be themselves with a Nursery to eighth grade school
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Children do a lot of growing up at Gordon...
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