We value the research behind the importance of play and will give our learners appropriate time each day to discover and explore open-ended activities. There will be times where they will get messy. Please send your child to school in clothing that is appropriate for creativity. We highly encourage you to send extra clothing, especially for our younger learners, for those fun messy days.
We also encourage you to read the following article published last week by the American Academy of Pediatrics.
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
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 our first project is for all of our learners to design and create their own toy. Our hope is to provide “project boxes” filled with loose parts for all our learners to use for their toy creation. Loose parts inspire imaginations and spark creativity on children’s own terms