Close Up Photography Contest

Ms. Lisa’s Photography students have created a close-up contest. They’ve used their cameras to capture things you’ve seen around the school. The students used interesting angles and perspectives in order to challenge you. They’ve kept in mind everything they’ve learned about composition in order […]

2018-05-21T15:54:35+00:00 May, 2018|Enrichment, Upper Elementary|

5th Grade Geometry

Mr. Todd’s Math class is in the midst of a geometry unit. Thus far, we have learned how to measure and create angles with a protractor, about types of triangles, and about the properties of quadrilaterals.

2018-05-21T15:49:01+00:00 May, 2018|Upper Elementary|

Ancient History and Science in Action

 Mr. Dean’s 6th Grade Science class has been engaged in an ongoing cross-curricular unit focusing on Egypt and mummies. Working closely teacher, Mr. Narbe and Mr. Dean have developed a project that has the interests of the students captured. First, the students learn about ancient Egypt in Social Studies. Part of the unit involves […]

2018-05-04T19:55:10+00:00 April, 2018|Upper Elementary|

A Modern Ride to a Historic Time

HSH 4th Graders went back in time on their trip to the Wells Faro History Museum in Downtown Los Angeles a few weeks ago. To arrive there, however, they used the modern Metro and the unique Angel’s Flight railway. Once at the museum, our students soaked up knowledge about transportation systems, economics, […]

2018-04-16T17:16:49+00:00 March, 2018|Upper Elementary|

Creative Writing in 5th and 6th Grade

As we move closer to Spring Break, the 5th and 6th Grade Language Arts classes are not slowing down! Students continue to work on grammar lessons, enjoy their novels, type reports on Black History and Art History, write poetry, and participate in the online simulation “Place Out Of Time.”

2018-04-16T17:17:21+00:00 March, 2018|Upper Elementary|

Our Student Columnist in the Los Feliz Ledger

Each year, a 6th Grade student is selected as a representative for Hollywood Schoolhouse to write monthly articles for the Larchmont Chronicle and the Los Feliz Ledger. This year’s student columnist, Lane Lee, was recently featured in the Los Feliz Ledger for her article on our 6th Graders’ Women of Ahmisa project. […]

2018-04-16T17:17:51+00:00 March, 2018|Upper Elementary|