This week we enjoyed a great field trip to the Phillips Collection and a celebration of our April birthday Hedgehogs.
The Happy Hedgehogs
Here's looking ahead to our 2017-18 class!
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This week, Ms. Chase from the Phillips Collection gave us an in-class workshop on how changes in nature can be found in works of art. We then explored plant life cycles on a great field trip to the U.S. Botanic Garden.
This week culminated in our amazing STEM Fair!Read More
This week we continued our engineering explorations for the upcoming STEM Fair, and we celebrated the Indian festival of Holi in a riot of color.Read More
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.Read More
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