May 4

This week we prepared for the Maker Faire by creating "kits" that our friends could try for themselves. This involved a lot of problem-solving, team work, and- of course- creativity! We have such an incredible assortment of talent. Each student/team will host a "Creation Station" on May 12th, where they teach people how to make… Continue reading May 4

Classes, Resources

February 4

Monday/Thursday- PBL: African countries research projects: posters and travel brochures. On Thursday Christina and Josh came with their African artifacts and musical instruments. We played all sorts of amazing songs, experimenting with new sounds and listening to our hearts to find our rhythms. Thank you for the incredible lesson!   In Reading we started our… Continue reading February 4

Classes, Kids

January 28 Update

It's raining and pouring, but we are doing anything but snoring! We have been completing so many cool projects that is it's hard to keep up! On Monday and Thursday PBL we worked on posters and clay scenes to highlight our African Country research project. We were excited to share what we've learned about our… Continue reading January 28 Update

Classes, Kids

Jan 14, 2018

Happy New Year! We have such an incredible year ahead planned! This week we launched Winter PBL with our Africa Unit. Students looked in the Treasure Chest at artifacts, created artistic title pages, and examined every nook and cranny of the African continent. Something we had no idea that Sudan has so many "volcano shields"… Continue reading Jan 14, 2018