Feb20TueFeb22Thu5:30 pm Cloud Club: School of Rock @ Aronoff CenterCloud Club: School of Rock @ Aronoff CenterFeb 22 @ 5:30 pm – 11:30 pmCloud Club is an extra-curricular activity for Grade 6/7/8 students. Meet at LaRosa’s at 5pm for dinner beforehand. The show is at 7:30pm.Feb24Sat4:00 pm Kids’ Night In: Trivia Night RaffleKids’ Night In: Trivia Night RaffleFeb 24 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pmThis event is for families who won spots through the Trivia Night raffle. The evening will include pizza dinner, outside and inside play, a movie and popcorn! This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/calendar/czE3dXM5ZTg2aXQxanBhN2hmYnNrNnE1aDRAZ3JvdXAuY2FsZW5kYXIuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbQ._6h0j0c1p65134b9p751jeb9k85232ba26cqjcb9p89234e9g8ksjigq16c?hs=121Feb27TueMar1Thu4:00 pm Parent-Teacher ConferencesParent-Teacher ConferencesMar 1 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pmChildcare is available during your conference. Sign Up will be available two weeks prior to conferences. This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/calendar/czE3dXM5ZTg2aXQxanBhN2hmYnNrNnE1aDRAZ3JvdXAuY2FsZW5kYXIuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbQ._84qk6cq46h130ba388q3ib9k84p3ab9o612kab9g6ks36h1m74q44e9j6c?hs=121
Category Archives: Lower Elementary
Second graders have been busy learning the pentatonic scale, both aural and written, and have been learning to sight-sing different patterns. A pentatonic scale is a scale with only 5 tones. The word “pentatonic” comes from the Greek “pente” meaning 5 and … Continue reading
Last week Lower Elementary gathered rakes and wheelbarrows so they could build leaf piles for jumping. Our big tree out front has finally dropped most of its leaves, so it’s the perfect place for raking. Half the class worked to … Continue reading
This week the kindergarteners and Lower Elementary were the guests of Robin Spielberg and the Miami University Performing Arts Series. Robin talked to children about how a piano works and then discussed why and how she composes music. We learned … Continue reading
Sunday, September 10th, is National Grandparents Day! To celebrate, Lower Elementary made a video for their grandparents to show them how much they are loved. The video was written, directed, and filmed by the Lower Elementary students.
These final days of school see our Singin’ in the Rain musical being put to bed. Sets are put away, props have been cataloged, and costumes are being washed for storage until the next time this musical is performed. McGuffey students gave … Continue reading
Students in Lower Elementary have been busy preparing birdhouse gourds for next year’s incoming Grade 1 students. This is a tradition that began last year in our classroom. All students participate in the process: planting birdhouse gourd seeds in the … Continue reading