Friday, May 13, 2016

"Earth Day Every Day" and other important lessons!

As the expression goes "Time flies when you're having fun!" and we've been having fun and learning each day! We look forward to a busy end of the year with various class field trips and school activities.  Here are some highlights of the great work your students are doing. Please email us or comment below to let us know you've viewed our blog. Also feel free to send along any questions or suggestions!

Congrats to 3rd ,4th and 5th graders who showed great effort during the PARCC in April testing! 

Students earned certificates for their work learning about how to protect the environment and practice the 3 Rs (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle)
Students' work on display. 

Students read Through Jane's Eyes 
about Dr. Jane Goodall's conservation work.

5th grader Omar putting his persuasive writing skills to use for the environment by composing a letter to encourage staff and students to reduce their paper use. 
3rd grader,  Yali,  responding to the Dr. Seuss book The Lorax 
and reading what he would do with the last truffala seed. 
4th grader reading The Lorax

2nd graders, Tanmayee and Tarandip, shaping
symbols of the environment.