This week we worked as engineers to design tall "beanstalks" to hold "golden eggs." We also went to the JCC to see a great performance by JustMe.
The Happy Hedgehogs
Here's looking ahead to our 2017-18 class!
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We had a blast working with the City by Design program at the National Building Museum!Read More
Another great week of sharing, laughing, and learning!Read More
This week the Hedgehogs enjoyed 80 degree weather--in February!Read More
Our fantastic families threw us an amazing Valentine's Day party this week! Hedgehog parents are the best!Read More
We launched our All About Money unit with a great trip to the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.Read More
This week culminated with our 2nd Advisory Learning Celebration! We presented group conservation projects, sang the song "This Is Our World," and shared our writing portfolios. Our adoring family members were very impressed.Read More
We spent this week planning our upcoming Learning Celebration, running the First Floor Morning Meeting, and celebrating our January birthday girls.Read More
It was a short and cold week, but we made the most of it with lots of indoor learning and fun.Read More
This week Ms. Juriga taught us a new hula hoop game during Morning Meeting. We also have an amazing performance on the Fillmore stage of "A Beautiful World."Read More
Happy New Year! The Hedgehogs jumped into 2018 eager to learn and have fun.Read More
We got to know Genesis, our new friend and fellow Hedgehog, and we took our second trip to the Kennedy Center to see Me ... Jane.Read More
This week we welcomed Mr. Randall into our Happy Hedgehog family!Read More
The Hedgehogs returned from Thanksgiving happy and eager to get back to work!Read More
We grew as dramatic artists as we worked in small groups in the classroom to tell the story of how plastic, paper, and aluminum get recycled, and we grew in our appreciation of the visual arts by visiting the Renwick Gallery. We also celebrated our two November birthday boys!Read More
What makes the Hedgehogs such fantastic readers and writers? The fact that they joyfully practice all the time!Read More
Our class got bigger and better this week with the arrival of James, Hedgehog #26!Read More
This week we had our first Learning Celebration, where we recognized all the amazing growth that has taken place over the past 10 weeks.Read More
Thanks to all our awesome parent chaperones, the Hedgehogs took a great trip to the National Portrait Gallery this week. We also celebrated Diwali with Asha's mom!Read More
We said goodbye to our beloved Ms. Arroyo this week, and we also received a terrific visiting teacher--Charlotte's mom! As part of our American Heroes unit, she taught us about the Peace Corps.Read More