We are so proud of our Team Aloe Vera group, who presented their research at the Kennedy Space Center, culminating with watching the launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, which took their experiment to the International Space Station. We encourage all of our learners to dream big and stay curious! This is exactly what Project-Based Learning is founded on: applying skills and knowledge to a real-world problem. Way to go!
We would like to send out tons of gratitude to Rossana and Chris Leidholdt, who spent many hours assembling all of our workshop tables for our Makery! We are very close to cutting the ribbon.
Please take out just a few minutes of your time to complete the survey that was emailed to you last week. It is essential to gain your honest feedback so that we can reflect and enhance our program to make it the best it can be for our learners and families. Your participation is greatly appreciated.
We hope to see you at Family Math Night on March 13 at 5:00 p.m.!
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May 31: Memorial Day – No School
Editor’s Note: This is one in a series of articles on the pillars of iLEAD Agua Dulce’s educational philosophy and approach. So here we are. We’ve explored six of the seven habits and why they’re important to us and our learners at iLEAD Agua Dulce, and hopefully by this point you feel more equipped and empowered to
Updated March 10: Our March 13 Math Night is postponed. We will announce the new date in future communications. Join us at iLEAD Agua Dulce for a night of family fun celebrating MATH! We will have a full evening of math games, food, and prizes for families and kids of all ages! There will be
On Friday, we hosted over 50 TK-3rd grade educators, training them on the importance of play and engaging activities that are meaningful and enhance healthy brain development. They thoroughly enjoyed the Outdoor Classroom, agreed with the research, and will be taking back a lot of amazing ideas to implement into their programs. We are so
Three, two, one…liftoff of the Falcon 9 Rocket! Congratulations, Sam, Leo, Kaylee, and Cody! Your curiosity, grit, stamina, and teamwork were rewarded with your experiment on its way to the International Space Station! Presenting your research on stage, to NASA at the Kennedy Space Center on Friday morning took courage, and you did amazing! Thanks
Learner-Led Conferences (LLCs) are around the corner. They will be held on Friday, March 13; Thursday, March 19 (minimum day); and Friday, March 20. These conferences create a purposeful way for learners to talk with adults about their learning and offer parents a direct and active role in their child’s school life. What to Expect at
It’s time to start preparing for our annual Jamboree on Saturday, May 30! Each grade is assigned a basket theme and will be a part of our silent auction. If you would like to donate to the basket, it would be greatly appreciated. All donations can be left in the office by April 17. Below
Our learners are working alongside a professional mural artist who to transform our Creation Station shed into a place where our learners can tap into their imagination and artistic skills. Our learners are loving the process of learning hands-on about the art of muralism.
With the new year comes a reminder about the importance of attendance at iLEAD Agua Dulce. Because we are a project-based school, attendance is vital. Project-based learning requires collaboration, discussions, working in cohorts, and research. In addition, the facilitators confer daily with small groups in the areas of math and reading to ensure our learners
Please make sure to utilize the Valet at the lower lot for drop-off and pick up. The parking lot is for drop-off of classroom pets or learners who arrive after 8:45 a.m. The congestion of cars on the upper lot is unsafe for our learners and staff. We appreciate your support!
Aloha! We’re excited to share an incredible learning opportunity for summer break! Students who will be entering 7th-12th grade in the fall of 2020 are invited to travel to the beautiful Hawaiian island of Kaua’i this summer for Camp Kahili! There are four weeks available to campers, and you can opt to stay for one, two, three…or all four weeks!