More than Words, Ep. 10

Danger and Rebellion Imagine yourself as a 5th grade student listening to your teacher tell a story about great danger and rebellion. A story of a widow, Rebel Rose, who befriended presidents, senators and high-ranking military officers. A story about a widow who led a secret life as a spy and...
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Spanish Performer Visits CFA

The World Language Department at Cape Fear Academy was excited to present internationally-renowned Spanish performer Crispín d’Olot on Monday, Oct. 21, at CFA. Hailing from León, España, Crispín was in North Carolina as part of the 5th annual North Carolina El Quixote Festival. Crispín visited CFA and performed his theatrical poetry...
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More than Words, Ep. 9

Active Retrieval for Improving Spelling A few Lower School teachers and I have embarked on a study of how cognitive psychology and current brain research can enhance the way we teach. One of the fantastic books we have read is Make it Stick by Brown, Roediger III and McDaniel. This book...
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