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Opportunities for Improvements on the Farm

Posted by Leah Morgan on 8 May 2013 | 26 Comments

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In the days after spending a day at Higher Ground Farm, kindergarteners identified 12 things that were either problems during farm chores or chores that could be made easier/more efficient.

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Kindergarten at the farm

Posted by Leah Morgan on 30 April 2013 | 27 Comments

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See - Think - WonderChoresSharing solutions

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Non-academic Time at ESAA

Posted by Elizabeth Beattie on 12 April 2013 | 30 Comments

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Ever wonder how much time of your child’s day is spent in non-academic time? 

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Health and Wellness

Posted by Emily Pugh, Etude Studios Intern on 30 January 2013 | 0 Comments

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On Thursday January 24th, the ESAA first grade class explored the importance of health and wellness and the affects it has I on the individual, the community and the world. In their discussion, the students worked together to build a week long curriculum based on what concerns the students most about the health and wellness of the community and the world as well as themselves as individuals. The health and wellness Unit will be treated as a prologue for their field trip to the Above & Beyond Children's Museum in the following week. 

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Flame Project

Posted by Dollie Cromwell, Journalist on 13 April 2012 | 181 Comments

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     Fifth-graders at ESAA will leave their mark on the world of science when they cast their vote on a burning question: What is a flame?

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ESAA Government

Posted by Dollie Cromwell, Journalist on 14 February 2012 | 25 Comments

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In their latest project-based learning unit, third- through fifth-graders at ESAA are getting a firsthand experience in democracy. The students are examining how to develop a student government for ESAA that provides freedom, democracy and justice.

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Mrs. Marzouki, Lower-Primary Teacher

Posted by Dollie Cromwell, Journalist on 14 February 2012 | 457 Comments

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          What Elizabeth Marzouki enjoys most about teaching second-graders at ESAA is their enthusiasm for learning.

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Restaurant Project

Posted by Dollie Cromwell, Journalist on 8 February 2012 | 33 Comments

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     Parents and select community members will have a very special dining opportunity next month. ESAA first- and second-graders are designing a restaurant for their current health unit.

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