Entries by Sarah Hobson

A Theater Experience

On Tuesday, October 7, 2014, Ms. Bradley’s Lit & Analysis students and Ms. Hobson’s AP Literature students attended the Arts Center’s production of To Kill a Mockingbird.  It was a rewarding cultural experience for the 40 students who attended the production.  Students were able to see a favorite novel come alive before their eyes.  We were […]

Psychology Class Visits Memory Matters

When studying memory earlier this quarter, the psychology class spent an afternoon at Memory Matters.  Memory Matters is a very special place on  Hilton Head Island that offers a welcoming atmosphere for those suffering memory loss, while also providing a respite for caregivers.  The participants interact socially in a meaningful way through a variety of activities. […]

AP Lit Class Presents Independent Novels

The AP Literature & Composition students just completed presenting their independent novels to the class.  After completing the reading and researching  the author and the critical analysis, each student “taught” his/her novel to the class in a 45-minute presentation.  These presentations not only included biographical author information and literary analysis, but creative elements as well. […]

Academic Quiz Bowl 2013

Congratulations to this year’s Academic Quiz Bowl team who represented Heritage Academy very well  in the SCISA Regional Competition for 2013.  Team members included the following:  Bria Sanders, Team Captain; Cameron Clair; James Hammond; Carolina Lewis;  J.T. Page; and  Peter Kelesis.  Honorable mention goes to Garrett Johnson who made the team but was unable to […]

Creating A New Government

  Like our Founding Fathers, students in Ms. Hobson’s afternoon U.S. Government class worked in groups to create new governments.  This activity was a  conclusion to their lessons on how governments are formed, types of governments, and the origins of the U.S. Government.