I made my first visit of 2019 to OLM this Valentine’s Day and was greeted with a nice surprise from Mikayla! Even though it was pouring, the students looked like they were enjoying the holiday. Here is what we talked about: 4th Grade – No Way Out With the hazards that mother nature can…… Continue reading Our Lady of Malibu #4
I visited OLM for the last time of 2018 on Thursday. Here is what I talked about with the kids: 4th Grade – Under Whose Influence My discussion with the 4th Grade revolved around peer pressure and alcohol. I started the class by giving away some stickers with a riddle game. After spending a little…… Continue reading Our Lady of Malibu #3
I returned to Our Lady of Malibu on Thursday for my second visit. Here is what we talked about: 4th Grade – Goal Boosters This visit we talked about friends. Why is it important to choose good friends? What do you look for in a good friend? Do you hold yourself to those standards? These…… Continue reading Our Lady of Malibu #2
I returned to Our Lady of Malibu for the first time this year, and it was great to see all the students and staff again. 4th Grade Its always fun to meet a group of students for the first time, and this years 4th graders were full of great questions for me. First, I handed out…… Continue reading Our Lady of Malibu #1
Hello Parents, My name is Deputy Jake Merrifield, and I am in charge of the STAR Program in Malibu and La Canada/Flintridge. I will use this blog to post summaries of each lesson I teach throughout the year. If you ever want to get a hold of me you can contact me in the following…… Continue reading Welcome to Deputy Jake’s blog
In my previous post, I talked about how honored I was to take part in Our Lady of Malibu’s Crime Scene Simulation. The kids were asked to solve the mystery of the kidnapping of Mr Bones. During the activity I was able to talk to the kids about crime scenes and then I was able…… Continue reading Story Pirates “Police Car” Based on OLM Adventure!