Entries by Lauren Albani

SY17-18 K-8 Supply Lists

Please click the link below to find the supply lists for grades K-8. Note that the supply lists are in one document, so please scroll through to your correct grade level.   SY17-18 Supply List

Bonjour LaSalle II!

This year at LaSalle II we took French to a new level by practicing French deeply. We have spent some more time on each unit in order to enhance long term learning. We believe that this “Deep practice” has deepen the students’ understanding of the language and allowed for oral and written communication in class. […]

2nd Grade Entomologists

Second Grade has been turned into an Entomology Laboratory! We have been busy studying a few of the many millions of insects on our planet. Some insects we have in the classroom include mealworms, silkworms, ladybugs, caterpillars, and an ant farm. We have come to know firsthand the life sequences of all these insects. In […]

1st Grade Art

1st graders created paper cut collages inspired by Henri Matisse. We studied positive & negative space, color contrast, and juxtaposition. They used both the positive & negative pieces to create interesting and balanced compositions. We also used bright colored shapes to contrast with the black background.

CPS Seal of Biliteracy

This year LaSalle II was selected as part of a pilot program and our 5th and 8th grade students had the opportunity to earn the CPS Seal of Biliteracy. In order to qualify, student had to demonstrate proficiency on the APPL test. This provides a pathway to the State Seal of Biliteracy that students can earn […]

Elementary Science Olympiad Competition

The LaSalle II Elementary Science Olympiad team competed this past weekend. Overall, we placed in 9 out of 12 different competitions. Aerodynamics: Pharaoh A, Evan B, Daniel T – 3rd Place Anatomy: Taelor P, Biko H, Evan B – 3rd Place Backyard Biologist: Giulia B, Maia W, Samia J – 3rd Place Bridge Building: Arielle […]