Lower School Blog

This Week in Kochavim, March 11

In Social Studies the children have been and will continue to read and learn about the challenges and accomplishments of women throughout history during this month.

 

The children are also working on an Amelia Earharh Stem activity. After watching a video about what makes an airplane fly …

This Week in 3 and 4, March 4

Our STEM activity this week was Catapult Bowling. The students built a catapult out of popsicle sticks, rubber bands, and a bottle cap. They decorated a ping pong ball and set up 10 clothes pins to “bowl” down. A lot of experimenting was going on as students adjusted the trajectory of th…

This Week in Kochavim, March 4

We decided we were done with winter so we made rainbow clouds in art. We tried our hand at weaving paper and using rulers. It was challenging but the results were worth it.

 

We also worked on our Lincoln projects during social studies and spent some time reading with flashlights during…

This Week in 3 and 4, Feb. 18

Our class is participating in the USPS Pen Pal Project. We wrote our first letters to our penpals, and we are waiting for a response!  Our Pen Pals are from Haley Elementary School located in La Marque, TX. There are 15 students in the class; a perfect match for our class!

We had a theory …

This Week in Kochavim, Feb. 18

In social studies and reading this week, the children gathered information and wrote about George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. They sang the song The Presidents. They enjoyed learning about the different pets that have lived at the White House.

Grade 2 Math is continuing to solve multip…