Entries by Lauren Albani

Virtual Staff Collaboration

The incredibly quick transition to remote learning has been a big leap for many of us and much harder than anticipated. We have been staying connected through virtual meetings with our colleagues. We are conitnuing to plan for student learning and schoolwide strategic improvements, despite the circumstances. While this has become our new normal, we certainly […]

Learning about Character Traits

Students in third grade read a biography called The Man Who Invented Basketball. They learned about James Naismith and his tough love and tough life in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. They used a graphic organizer to write about key moments in his life, major accomplishments, and the power of perseverance. Students worked together […]

Black History Month Projects

Second grade has been learning about famous African Americans throughout the month of February. In addition to learning about people like Marian Anderson, Wilma Rudolph, Duke Ellington and others, students also chose an African American person to research. They shared their new knowledge and doll replicas with each other last week! Below is a sample […]

6th Grade Science’s Journey to the Center of the Earth!

The 6th grade science students are finishing up their introduction into Earth Science this week after studying the spheres of the earth and the layers of the earth over the past couple weeks. Students participated in many critical thinking concepts, focusing on the two questions: “What is inside our earth/Could we dig to the center […]