1/31 – Lower Grades Intensives Update
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1/31 – Lower Grades Intensives Update

EL Education students learn from fieldwork, experts, and service in addition to learning from text. They use the natural and social environments of their communities as sites for purposeful fieldwork and service connected to academic work, and they use professional experts and citizens with firsthand knowledge of events and issues to ensure accuracy, integrity, and … Continue reading

Lower Grades YWCA Afterschool Program Information
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Lower Grades YWCA Afterschool Program Information

We’re excited about the start of our YWCA Lower Grades After-School program (Grades 6-8 only).  This year we are offering Cooking, Art, Dance and STEM classes for the fall semester.  We also offer homework help, youth development activities and a range of wonderful field trips throughout the year for our participants.  We usually finalize our … Continue reading

Extended Deadline to 7/31 – Lower Grades School Supplies PTA Fundraiser almost ending!
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Extended Deadline to 7/31 – Lower Grades School Supplies PTA Fundraiser almost ending!

Reminder – one week left only for our school supplies sale.  Sale end date has been extended to July 31.   Site: https://www.starschoolsupply.com/ School Code: 4700   Below is a flyer for purchasing school supplies online as part of a PTA fundraiser!  Get all the supplies you need to set your child up for success in Grade 6 without stepping foot in a crowded store … Continue reading

4/11 – LG Mathlympics!
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4/11 – LG Mathlympics!

3rd annual LG Mathlympics Competition On Thursday, students worked together with their math cohort during a full-day math competition. Students competed in a variety of activities: free throw shoot-outs, solving KenKen, coding challenges (LightBot), BreakoutBCS (an escape-room type challenge), and a variety of other competitions (24, 7-ate-9, Nim, SuperCircles, chess, folding origami, and more!) At … Continue reading

3/22 – Lower Grades Expeditionary Fieldwork ET
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3/22 – Lower Grades Expeditionary Fieldwork ET

6th Grade ELA – Gentrification In ELA, students have started their study of gentrification. They have begun researching the positives and negatives of gentrification in general and specifically in The Mission neighborhood in San Francisco. On Friday, students had the opportunity to see the effects of gentrification in different Brooklyn neighborhoods, specifically Bedford Stuyvesant, Sunset … Continue reading

1/22-25 – Highlights of the Week!
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1/22-25 – Highlights of the Week!

1/22-25 – Lower Grades had Mastery Support and Intensives.  Stay tuned for the longer post with tons of pictures!  https://www.smore.com/wpm48   1/24 – Brooklyn Collaborative welcomed Drag Queen Story Hour in our library!  DQSH captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity of childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive, and unabashedly queer role models. We LOVED hosting! … Continue reading