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iPads in Education and Flying Dragons!

April 22, 2016

Whether we apply math skills in a new game format, practice letter-sound recognition, or explore augmented reality, we are learning with our iPads in a purposeful way and loving it! […]

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A Day in the Library for Prekindergarten

February 03, 2016

Prekindergarten students are delightful people. They enjoy singing, dramatizing, listening to stories , asking questions, answering questions, and participating in any and all library activities. After dramatizing the story of The Three […]

Scholastic Monster Book Fair!

November 06, 2015

Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings the books kids want to read right into our school. It’s a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for […]

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears

October 29, 2015

Mrs. England and Mrs Ponce’s fourth graders presented Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears during the “Great Book Week” chapel at the Lower school. In the story, Mosquito tells such a […]

Creativity Inspired by Author Study

October 16, 2015

Classes in the library are learning about Lois Ehlert and a few of her amazing books such as Color Farm, Rrralph, and The Scraps Book:  Notes from a Colorful Life. […]

Lots of Little Piggies in the Lower School Library

September 25, 2015

Mrs. Bell’s Prekindergarten students drew pigs as a response to the story, If you Give a Pig a Pancake, by Laura Numeroff. We also learned about the ingredients in pancakes […]

Reading Makes You Smarter!

August 28, 2015

Congratulations to Cole, Aiden, Blake, Emma, and Brooklynn. These students are officially smarter because they read all summer long and turned in completed  reading logs to Ila England, Lower School […]

Using Dewey

January 09, 2015

Second through fifth grade students are learning about the Dewey Decimal System by completing a scavenger hunt in the library this week! Students learn how to locate fiction and nonfiction […]

Christmas Wish for Corduroy

December 12, 2014

During library class, Mrs. Bell’s prekindergarten students listened to A Christmas Wish for Corduroy, by Don Freeman. In the story we learn that little bear, Corduroy, decides he must find […]

Sir Readalot Scholastic Book Fair

November 07, 2014

We are excited about our upcoming Scholastic Book Fair at the Lower School. The book fair is a reading event that brings to school the books kids want to read. […]

Between the Pages Book Club

November 07, 2014

A group of very motivated fifth graders meet weekly to eat snacks and discuss the current book club selection, The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate.  Anna Marie Ward, the […]