As a project-based learning school, we believe it is important that our learners have opportunities to create and immerse themselves in the design and engineering process. We are busily putting together our Notion n’ Motion boxes. These boxes will contain a variety of loose parts to help the learners design and create an original toy
By Michael Niehoff Education Content Coordinator, iLEAD Schools In an effort to engage in the universality and power of play, iLEAD Agua Dulce has embarked on an ambitious school-wide project to answer the driving question “How Can I Spread the Joy of Toys?” The Purpose, The Vision Now entering its third school year, iLEAD Agua
Our first TK-6th grade project launches this week. As project-based learning is about the process of learning and not just the end product, we are excited to see deeper thinking taking place. It has been a tradition at iLEAD Agua Dulce to have the same big-picture theme for the first project. Having this commonality among
Dear families, One of the requirements for all of our TK-6th graders will be designing and creating their own toy. We will be providing Notion n’ Motion Boxes for all TK-6th graders filled with loose parts for them to utilize for their toy creations. Loose parts are something that will help children inspire imagination and
In our approach to education at iLEAD Agua Dulce Charter School, we emphasize methods that foster learners’ social-emotional learning. Social-emotional learning is the process through which learners understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, and establish and maintain positive relationships to make responsible decisions. We believe it’s
If you’ve already filled out the form, thank you so much! If you haven’t had a chance yet, please read on to learn how EVERYONE’s participation will benefit our school. Thanks so much for your time! The start of school means getting to know new friends, facilitators, and routines, adjusting to a new way of
We are excited to provide free meals through the Summer Seamless Program. We are providing meals for all children up to 18 years of age at no charge. You do not need to be an enrolled learner in order to receive free meals. Good news! Starting Thursday, October 1, each Thursday we will serve free grab-and-go meals to take home for the
Below you will find information about tech tools necessary for this year: Student Email, PowerSchool, and Zoom. If you need any support, please submit a Tech Ticket. 1. Student Email If you are a returning learner, your school email and password from last year has not changed, and you can log into your email at https://mail.google.com/.