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December 20, 2022

Final ’22 Kindergarten Blog

Dear Kindergarten Families, The Kindergartners worked so hard all last week preparing for our Learning Celebrations, and they were so excited to share all they’ve accomplished this year with you all on Friday! Kindergartners practiced songs in Hebrew and English, published their storybooks, picked out math games, and so much more.  We said goodbye to Jordan who is moving back to Israel.  When we return in January we will welcome Asher Kosslyn to the Penguins.  Kindergartners enjoyed joining the whole school at two Hanukkah Candle Lighting Ceremonies and joining the 8th Grade for an Art Project and Sufganiyot. In Science,...
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December 16, 2022 — HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Humanities with Hilary Dear 4th Grade Families, It was so wonderful seeing you, last week, for our Publishing Party! The work they showcased was spectacular, and each student really is the expert of their colony. Here is a photo album of 4th Graders throughout the process of our project! The day after, we went on a walking tour around the Financial District, exploring Lower Manhattan history to see where colonists were and their experiences. During this tour, we studied maps, took on the perspective of different occupations (in relation to economics and how artisans/merchants/military/enslaved people/etc would feel about raised taxes), and...
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