2nd grade is rocking their independent work time and applying what they learned from "I Wanna Iguana 🦎"
about 9 hours ago, Gina Isabelli
boy reading
spelling work
Book fair is in full swing and the students are enjoying creating their wish lists. Shopping is open until 6pm tonight and during conferences.
14 days ago, Gina Isabelli
student looking at books
student looking at books
student looking at books
Our 4th and 5th grade choir students did an excellent job at their Sounds of Nature concert last night. Wonderful work Mrs. Pasqua and Ms. Castro.
16 days ago, Gina Isabelli
students singing
Our Western Avenue wolves were honored to salute our Veteran's today with an assembly. We read letters to them and sung songs to express our thanks.
21 days ago, Gina Isabelli
people standing
veteran standing
girl scouts
student and dad
Such great teamwork (our Capturing Kids' Hearts November focus) during 5th grade recess today with a game of soccer and some old school four square.
29 days ago, Gina Isabelli
four square
This week our teachers were able to participate in our first pineapple day for the year. During pineapple days we take time to visit each others' classrooms for new ideas and collaborate with strategies to try. It was so wonderful sharing our experiences with everyone.
about 1 month ago, Gina Isabelli
two teachers talking
two teachers talking
teacher visiting
teachers talking
2nd grade showing what they learned about landforms by creating 3D models.
about 1 month ago, Gina Isabelli
boy with landform
girl with landform
boy with landforms
2 girls and playdough
We love our student teacher Mrs. Joba. This afternoon she is working with small groups digging into prefixes. Students work together on their task rotations too.
about 1 month ago, Gina Isabelli
task rotation
students working together
teacher and students
It's Principal Appreciation Day, so please join us in celebrating our incredible leaders and everything they do to make our schools, our students and our staff better everyday. District 161 would not be the same without you!
about 1 month ago, Flossmoor School District 161
Principal's Appreciation Day 2022
Green team had a beautiful day to work on learning about seed dispersal.
about 2 months ago, Gina Isabelli
students sitting on steps
2 girls looking at seeds
3 boys with seeds
girl with flower
What a great way to start Friday with our Bike to school day. Mayor Nelson even joined us.
about 2 months ago, Gina Isabelli
biking to school
Bike to School day is being moved to this Friday the 14th due to weather forecast.
about 2 months ago, Gina Isabelli
It is time for some October reading fun!
2 months ago, Gina Isabelli
reading flyer
Don't forget tomorrow (9/30) is our first PBIS mini-monthly celebration and it's PJ day! Wear your pjs to school!
2 months ago, Gina Isabelli
girl pjs
1st grade working on diagraphs in small groups.
2 months ago, Gina Isabelli
students cutting
teacher and kids
1st grade taking their fall wild walk to explore living things in our science unit. We love that we can use our Green Team garden for learning.
2 months ago, Gina Isabelli
kids and sunflowers
kids looking at flowers
girl with pepper
From morning greetings (kindergarten choosing how they would like to be greeted) to reading instruction (3rd grade working on non-fiction text features and vocabulary in the phases of the moon story) our day is moving right along at WA.
2 months ago, Gina Isabelli
teacher student greeting
teacher student greeting
students on carpet and teacher
students on carpet and teacher
Our Alpha Wolves volunteer dads' group is back! Today our dads helped with recess and the kids had so much fun.
2 months ago, Gina Isabelli
dad and student basketball
dad with student football
dad and student parachute
Our Back to School Party sponsored by the WA PTO is tonight (9/15) from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the back of Western Avenue. We hope to see you there to meet and mingle with new and old faces.
3 months ago, Gina Isabelli
school party flyer
Kindergarten is practicing using 10 frames in their math workplace 'Which Numeral Will Win?'
3 months ago, Gina Isabelli
kids working
table with cubes
writing 10 frames
using cubes