Recently, in 6th grade Current Events, the class was asked to imagine which inspirational woman of wonder they would nominate for the Barbie Sheroes collection. This cross curricular project overlapped with their Language Arts and Technology classes in which they wrote Haiku poems and designed a visual to accompany their research that explores and celebrates […]
Ms. Lisa’s 5th Grade Tech Lab students have created their own book covers for their assigned novel, Wonder. The students were tasked with creating every part of a book cover; the front, back, spine and inner flaps. This required them to Google search bar codes, author’s photos, other books by the author, publishing houses, etc. […]
Combining curriculum from Math, History, and Science class, the 6th Graders reviewed ancient Egyptian mummification, mixed appropriate ratios to create a custom salt mixture, then dissected and mummified frogs! Students were in awe after their first dissection, and excited to check back in with the mummification process in 40 days.
Hollywood Schoolhouse students are just coming off a very successful run of a magical and inspiring show titled, “Any Dream Will Do.” “Any Dream Will Do,” was a holiday musical journey, conceived by Mr. Ray, with your favorite holiday music from the stage and the screen!
The show featured our Preschool, Junior Kindergarten, and Elementary Students […]
3rd Grade has been working on strategies of multiplication in Math recently. They have been practicing making equal groups, arrays, using a number line, and properties of multiplication. Students took a walk around campus to identify all the arrays they saw and related them to multiplication. For example, the lattice in the lunch court is […]
Recently, in Ms. Abi’s Current Events class, students made Public Service Announcements to educate one another about some important issues going on in the world. Research topics included earthquakes, bullying, homelessness, LGBTQ rights, and economic inequality, among others. This project was a great experience for Ms. Abi’s students, as they had a chance to identify […]
To kick off Passion Projects in Preschool, some of our students’ favorite teachers started the projects off by presenting on some of their own passions!
For example, Ms. Miriam loves to travel, and shared her passion with the Lions who all traveled to Japan, India, and Cuba for her passion week!
Destination #1: Japan
While in Japan, the […]
There are many perks of being a 1st Grader, but a major highlight is getting to be an older buddy to an ECE friend. Up until this year, the 1st Graders have always been the younger buddies, but this year they get to facilitate, assist, guide, and serve as a role model to younger friends.