An Extra Smile...
Dear friends- As you may know, the theme of our school this year is building, and our students have explored the meaning of that word from many different angles. They have jumped into the ideas of building structures, relationships, arguments, ideas, bridges, and trust. They have created a beautiful pinata encased in glowing silver cityscapes, built bridges from cans to help feed the hungry, and crafted massive spaceships to fly their imaginations to the moon and back. This w
Constellations of Learning
Dear Friends- Sometimes writing the weekly note can be a struggle. Either I can’t figure out what I want to say, or I have too much to say and have to fight to whittle it down to an edible bite. Sometimes, however, the note is basically written for me through the amazing projects or events that are happening at the school. This is such a note. The entire school has spent the week focused on the theme of stars. Everywhere I turn there is some sort of outer-space themed activit