Blind Date with a Book

February 18, 2019

To celebrate the month of love, we’ve been hosting “Blind Date with a Book” in the LMS library.  Every week, several good books are wrapped up to hide their covers. We’ve written a few hints about the content on the wrapping paper, as well as the... Read More

Mid-Plains Community College Tour

February 14, 2019

This winter LMS 8th graders will have a chance to tour the campus of Mid-Plains Community College in North Platte.  We went last year and were thrilled to not only look around the campus, but have group discussions about students' futures, employment possibilities, pote... Read More


February 9, 2019

NoRedInk is a website we are using in Language Arts classes to help us improve our writing skills. Students practice identifying parts of speech, learn how to use commonly confused words, edit sentences for conventions, and much more. Our hope is that after student... Read More


February 5, 2019

This quarter, students are diligently studying poetry. Having built a foundation on understanding poetic form, students are now analyzing various poems and poets, comparing and contrasting themes, identifying structure, seeking to answer ‘How are elements of poetry exp... Read More

"Dealing With Emotions"

January 29, 2019

Moody, private, self-conscious…if this sounds like your Middle School child, you’re not alone.  At this age, their body and emotions are changing rapidly.  Here are some ways to help them cope.  Managing moods.  Physical growth and worries a... Read More