This week in 2nd/3rd grade ESL class we read a story called What Can You Do?  It was an informational text discovering what children can do well. We learned that everyone can do something well, but that children are good at different things. We wrote an opinion paper about what activity we liked best from the.. read more →

04 May 2016
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Jogathon 2016

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26 Apr 2016
Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Community Service Trips

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Shanghai Trip During the week of April 11-15, students and teachers at SLAS have had a memorable an enjoyable experience. Team building activities created a sense of belonging, encouraged tolerance and team spirit, improved communications skills, and enhanced the atmosphere of community in our school. On Wednesday High school and Middle school students had the.. read more →

26 Apr 2016
Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Earth Day 2016

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At SLAS we strive to protect our environment throughout the year by using less paper, recycling waste, and minimizing our environmental footprint.  On Friday, April 22, our students participated in several activities to make a positive impact on the world we live. Our primary students made bird houses from recycled materials and hung in our.. read more →

Kindergarten classes A and B had an amazing trip to the Chenshan Botanical Gardens on Friday, April 22! The students have been learning about how things grow and this was the perfect opportunity for them to see first-hand the different types of flowers and the climates they grow in.   read more →

26 Apr 2016
Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Primary – 1st Grade

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First grade has been busy this spring as we move towards the end of the year. In math class we have been exploring fractions and money. The students have had an opportunity to work hands on with the materials to understand the concepts. The students love math centers in first grade and we have had.. read more →

26 Apr 2016
Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Secondary – Math

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Algebra – The students are learning to solve increasingly complex equations using the quadratic formula and other factoring techniques.  The technique can be used to model the trajectory of a rocket from take-off to landing or the arc of a basketball shot. Geometry – The class is exploring the properties of circles.  The skills they.. read more →

11 Apr 2016
Monday, April 11, 2016

Early Years – Tackling the Elements

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This week Pre-K tackled the four elements: air, water, earth, and fire. We learned how we needed air to breathe, experimented with straws and balloons, and painted with bubbles and straws. read more →

11 Apr 2016
Monday, April 11, 2016

Primary – Grade 5 – Make Your Opinion Matter

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So far in 5th grade we are having a great year! Recently 5th grade participated in the Elementary Science Fair, it was impressive the amount of work that students put into their projects. read more →

11 Apr 2016
Monday, April 11, 2016

Secondary – Let’s get PHYSICAL with Science

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Greeting parents, this week we wrapped up our lesson on machines. Students learned how and why machines can help us in our daily lives with the terms like Levers, Wheel & Axle, Wedge and Screw. read more →