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Celebrating Our School Counselor!

This week is National School Counseling Week! This week is recognized to  focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems. National School Counseling Week highlights the tremendous impact school counselors can have in helping students achieve school success and plan for a career. A huge shout-out and thank you to […]

Back into the swing of things in Room 104!

By Ms. Brooks We have been having SO much fun being back in school with all of our friends! We just finished up our unit on Buildings and are getting ready for our next unit on Balls. Preschool has looked very different but we are loving every second of it. We are making new friends, […]

February SEL Theme: Bravery & Black History Month!

This month we celebrate Black History Month at LaSalle II! In learning about black leaders of the past and present, we also focus on the social emotional learning theme of bravery. From taking global action to making small changes in daily life, people face tasks requiring bravery everyday. We hope that our students can learn […]

January SEL Theme of the Month: PERSEVERANCE

This month we are learning about PERSEVERANCE! As we begin a new year, especially on the heels of a quite unusual year in 2020, it’s a great time to reevaluate our goals and remind ourselves that we should be acting as stakeholders in how our own futures unfold. Our school community is strong and made […]

6th Grade Symphonic Science

The 6th grade science students are diving deep through the basics of science including the metric system and learning about mass, volume, and density. The students chose to mix up our learning routine with a musical twist. The 6th grade science students were placed in groups and created raps with the vocabulary words. Their academic […]

Learning about Winter in PreK

The friends in Pre-K 103 have been busy learning all about the season of Winter! We have been learning about snow, cold weather clothing, and all things-winter! This month, we read The Snowy Day, by Ezra Jack Keates, The Mitten, by Jan Brett, and The Gingerbread Man, by Laura Murray. At home, with help from […]

Learning about the Colonies

Our 5th graders have been having a lot of fun while learning about life in the 13 Colonies. Rather than just reading about them, the students have taken part in simulations to decide what to bring while moving to the New World. To demonstrate all they have learned, the students were required to produce an […]

Big Hearts in Room 102!

The students in room 102 have such big hearts! As we transitioned back into our routine after our break, we found time to discuss our New Year’s resolutions. Many students have big ideas to help others in our community who are in need. We also set new academic goals and planned out specific ways we […]

Remote Learning in Art

Since September, students in kindergarten through 8th grade have been hard at work producing great works of art! Here are a few from our remote learning art class… Trinity M., 6th grade- Van Gogh Sunflowers Recreation Vivian B., 2nd grade- Patterned Landscapes Alana H., Kindergarten- Paul Klee Cityscape Olivia M., 4th grade- Wayne Thiebaud inspired […]