The Learning Annex
The Learning Annex will be at Lansdowne Friends School from June 22 to July 31. The day goes from 8:15 to 3:30, and because of a generous donor, the cost will be $150 per week for the full day program. They also provide after-care from 3:30 to 5:30 for an additional $10/day.
Registration is now open for Little Scholars Summer Camp at Lansdowne Friends School! Little Scholars will offer half and full day camps each week, from June 22 through July 31, for Pre-K through 2nd grade students. Available camps include: Amazing Adventures, Creative Building, Fairies and Friends, Green Thumb Club, Mystery Madness, Under the Sea, Whiz Kids, and Wood Creations. Please check out the attached camp flyer and get your registration in now!
On Arbor Day, the fifth and sixth graders planted a tree in Sycamore Park.
This spring, Darby Creek Valley Association came to talk with pre-kindergartners and kindergartners about tapping trees for sap to make maple syrup.
First and second graders have embarked on their springtime study of Japan, which has included learning "Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes" in Japanese, a trip to the Philadelphia Museum of Art to see the art of the Kano, sketching and writing haiku, and a lot more. You can see some of photos of their work on our Facebook page and on our Flickr page.
Third and fourth graders recently spent the day at Fairless Hills Renewable Energy Education Center, part of their study of energy.
The kindergarten classes have been studying winter and learning how to conduct research to find out what they want to know. They recently shared trivia with each other. Each student wrote and illustrated a question and then read the question to the other students.