LEAP February 2017
The first session of Kindergarten LEAP classes has begun! The primary focus of the first workshop is engineering and problem solving. Throughout the workshop, students will work in stations where they will build various towers using simple materials, build inventions they drew/planned during the mini-challenge and visit various engineering websites! The workshop began on January 15thand will last 8 weeks.
Grade 1 LEAP
Grade 1 LEAP
Grade 1 Challenges for cycle #2 have begun!!
All first grade classes will come to my room to work on the creative problem solving mini-challenge. The challenge will test for students’ creativity, originality and their ability to solve problems using tangrams puzzles. Students that choose to complete the challenges are selected based on a written response and picture. Selected students will receive notification letters by mail in the coming weeks. If a child is absent, he or she will re-schedule the challenge for another date.
Grade 3 Dance
Grade 3 Dance Residency Workshop
Grade 3 students have had the pleasure of working with a dancing instructor from the American Repertory Ballet Dance Company. Students that participated in the Grade 2 Dance Residency have been participating in the Grade 3 Creative Movement Residency Workshop. Residency Workshop classes occur at your child’s school on Wednesdays for 60 minutes a session during the school day. This Workshop/Residency program began on January 4, 2017. On February 22, 2017, the students will showcase all they have learned to their families and peers.
For information regarding the LEAP program, please see theLEAP FAQ PowerPointlocated on the school website!
Piscataway Township Schools
Eisenhower School- Ext. 5640