This month Ms Waters and Ms Manas organized a Museum of Science and Industry Field Trip for the first graders. After the trip the kids wrote about their favorite parts of the trip.
On December 10th LaSalle II received a trophy from Box Tops for Education. Karen Alvarez who is the Midwest region’s representative presented Jen Turner (LaSalle II’s Box Tops coordinator) with a trophy in recognition of the school’s collection efforts. Since 2010 the school has earned a total of $2,946.50!, ten cents at a time! It’s […]
We are selling special LaSalle II decorative ornaments to raise money for the Red Cross to help with the Philippine and Washington, Illinois relief funds.
Take a stroll down Division street for some holiday cheer! Throughout the month of December enjoy the holiday windows featuring artwork from our LaSalle II students. Classrooms created holiday posters will be displayed in the windows of local businesses. Check the list below to find where your child’s classroom project will be displayed. All of […]
Recently I got a chance to ask Ms B a few questions about the student trip to Peru that she is organizing for our LaSalle II Spanish Language students. Following are a few highlights. Why is travel to another country important to learning a language? Ms Bucciarelli, LaSalle II Spanish Language Teacher Traveling to another […]
The Confucius Institute in Chicago and the Chicago Chinese Cultural Institute partnered to bring Master Kuai, a renowned ink painter in China, to twenty schools in Chicago. It was honor to host him here at LaSalle II. He held two workshops with our fourth through seventh graders studying Chinese and with one of Ms. Tingley’s […]