Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

We are entering a season of holiday traditions and celebrations for many families at DFT — Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and New Year’s celebrations are just a few! We’d like to invite your child to help us honor and celebrate traditions from various...
It’s Hip to Be Aware at DFT!

It’s Hip to Be Aware at DFT!

DFT students and staff celebrated Digital Citizenship Week by dressing up according to daily themes, including how to stay safe online, stopping cyberbullying by being an “upstander” rather than a bystander, rights to creative work and giving credit, and...
DFT Monster Match

DFT Monster Match

Third grade students are participating in a videoconference to compare “monsters” they created from each others’ class descriptions. Each group created a monster from construction paper. They measured the bodies, appendages and facial details and...
DFT Cardboard Challenge

DFT Cardboard Challenge

All grade levels at DFT participated in a STEAM challenge last week. Each group was asked to build the tallest tower possible using nothing but notched cardboard pieces — no tape, no glue! The groups were given 1 minute to make a plan and 4 minutes to build. The...
Digital Citizenship Week

Digital Citizenship Week

DFT will celebrate Digital Citizenship Week November 13th through 17th.  In keeping with DFT’s commitment to support our students’ digital citizenship, we will focus on concepts such as digital safety, information literacy, and cyberbullying this week and...