Archives: February 2015
On February 26, Mirman's US3 and 4 Boys Basketball team traveled to Milken and competed for the San Fernando Valley Private School League Junior Varsity Championship.
At the beginning of February, our PE classes were introduced to the American Heart Association and their annual event, called “Jump Rope for Heart,” that raises funds for heart research. This competitive and energizing activity has been a proud Mirman tradition for many years.
On Wednesday, we were excited to welcome Shannon Messenger, the author of Keeper of the Lost Cities series and Let the Sky Fall series, to Mirman.
Today, our Rooms 4 students participated in a time-traveling adventure through the history and culture of our great state! Last week, each student was assigned a special word or phrase (such as gold miner, cowgirl, or bunch of grapes) that relates back to California. They then researched their topic…
Mirman’s IT Department dropped by Room 5Z to give Ms. Zifkin’s students a chance for some hands-on tinkering with computer hardware. Two old servers were opened for closer inspection, and the students practiced removing and installing memory (RAM) chips, learned how to properly handle computer…
Mirman parent, former math major at Harvard, and Head Writer for ‘The Simpsons,’ Al Jean, gave our students an inside look at how the long-running animated series has incorporated mathematics into its famous repertoire of sight gags and ‘background humor.’