Lower School Blog

This Week in 3 and 4, Sept. 30

We are all signed in to our Get More Math accounts! This new online math program allows the students to practice the math we are learning in class. It awards them when they have achieved mastery levels.

In music class this week, we had theory game day and played an original rendition of “…

This Week in Kochavim, Sept. 30

In reading this week we started our unit on folktales. The children learned what a folktale is. They listened to the story Lon Po Po.  After reading the story the children determined the good characters, evil characters, and the important events in the beginning, middle, and end.  They al…

This Week in 3 and 4, Sept. 23

Monday was National Talk Like a Pirate Day! We read a reader’s theater version of The 3 Pirate Pigs. We learned some pirate lingo and discovered our “pirate” names!

In art the students used oil pastels to create apple still lifes. They learned about using colors other than black to sh…

This Week in Kochavim, Sept. 23

This week in art we completed our collaborative Rosh Hashanah collage. The students really enjoyed doing a group project. Ask them if they remember what collaborative means!



This week in music we started class with a performance from Elizabeth Rose on the piano and Tamar on the acoustic g…

This Week in 3 and 4, Sept. 16

The students have already been very busy in art. Last week we created a collaborative rainbow from cutouts of their hands on which they wrote things they like. This week they created beehive paintings  in honor of Rosh Hashanah.

This week we did an introduction into music class and talke…