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Grades 1-4 have been learning about Native Americans throughout September. This week a parent came in to share some information about herbs and plants that Native Americans would have used. Things we learned included: Native Americans used the chemicals from a birch tree to brew a tea that was used as a type of aspirin. […]

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Our lower elementary (grades 1-4) has been tinkering in the Makerspace in Stephanie’s room (3-4 room). What’s a Makerspace? A spot filled with materials that students can build and experiment with, often including construction materials (Lego, Knex) and items to DEconstruct (old speakers for example). In makerspaces students learn by doing — trying something new, […]

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