Category: Classroom News

Sesame Street Live!

Our Kindergarten classes spent a day at the Fox Theater enjoying Sesame Street Live! Students, parents, and teachers had fun singing, dancing, and counting along with Elmo, Big Bird, The Count, Cookie Monster and...

Pulleys and Gears

Our third and fourth graders are thoroughly enjoying the Bricks 4 Kidz robotics program. Students are working in teams to build new structures and learning how gears, axles, and pulleys all work together.  ...

Homework Check by Alycia Meriweather

Interim Superintendent Alycia Meriweather returned to our second grade class to reward students who completed their holiday homework packet. Students received scented pencils and books to add to home libraries. She also did another...

Learning through Music

One of our kindergarten classes has incorporated the well known song, Who Let the Dogs Out? into a morning learning routine.  The students enjoy practicing their phonetic sounds to this popular tune and it helps them get ready for...

Preschoolers Make Snow

Pre K students made their own snow!! Students used powdered snow, added water and stirred the mixture. Students observed that the water made the powder wet and the snow expanded!! Students enjoyed making hand...

Shades of Yale Choir

We kicked off 2017 with a unique performance by the Shades of Yale choir.  Our 3rd-6th graders enjoyed a musical performance focusing on African American spirituals.  The collegiate students followed up with an informational Q &...

Holiday Reading with Alycia Meriweather

Interim Superintendent Alycia Meriweather eagerly accepted an invitation from one of our second grade teachers to read a holiday book to the class. Mrs. Meriweather spent an afternoon talking to our students and reading...

Arts & Scraps Science

Thanks to the DPSCD partnership with Arts & Scraps, our 5th graders participated in an exciting hands-workshop that focused on the Evolution and Traits of Animals Michigan standard for fifth grade.  Their staff led our students through...