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Learning about Amphibians from the Outside In

Third grader Leland A., with the help of his fellow IA third graders, shares how studies of amphibians evolve over Lower Elementary.  Each year we third graders study the internal functions of amphibians, such as the circulatory, respiratory, and reproductive systems. The first graders study the external parts of an amphibian such as the eyes, […]

Posted on January 28, 2020 in

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What’s Up in LE this March?

Big Snaps for Lower Elementary Poets! Lower Elementary spent March immersed in poetry. This literacy unit gave students an opportunity to study the work of Langston Hughes and Shel Silverstein, drawing inspiration to write their own poems. They focused on seeing the world through a poet’s lens and finding poetry in their everyday surroundings. While […]

Posted on March 14, 2019 in

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Upper Elementary Goes “Into the Woods”

Upper Elementary ventured “Into the Woods” for this year’s stellar UE play, which had four performances during the week of March 11-15. Kudos to everyone involved—from the songs to the sets, this production impressed.

Posted on March 14, 2019 in

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