Daily Archives: March 3, 2018


5th Grade: Field Museum Field Trip

The fifth graders enjoyed a trip to the Field Museum this weektin conjunction with their ancient cultures block. They especially enjoyed seeing and learning about the Egyptian mummies! They joined Mrs. DuRocher’s fifth grade class from Four Winds Waldorf School in Warrenville for the trip.


2nd & 3rd Grades – Class Shadow Puppet Play!

The Second and Third graders closed their play block last week with two performances of their shadow puppet play, Gilly of the Goatskin and the Unique Tale. What a whirlwind! From the early moments of learning all of the lines, to drawing, cutting out, and assembling the puppets, to finally…


Sunflower Garden: A Word from Miss Donna

Dear Sunflower Garden Families, Thanks to all of you for supporting these first two weeks of me back in the classroom. All is going well, and I thank you. Keep reinforcing good manners at home… “I want…” is an expression I would love to banish from our garden. “May I…


2nd & 3rd Grades: Calendar

Second and third grades used an old-fashioned poem to help them remember the rules of our calendar. Each child has been working hard to complete a full, 12-month calendar of their own to take home and share.