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Three Simple Summer Science and Engineering Projects for Kids

Learning should not stop when a child leaves the classroom. In fact, the driving philosophy of STEAM schools is rooted in instructing children using real-life scenarios and experiences. As a parent, you can expand your child’s education far beyond the classroom with some easy and fun STEAM-related projects at home. If your child is partial to engineering, there are some simple engineering projects for kids…

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Eliot Arts Magnet School Students Recognized by Assistance League of Pasadena

Eliot Arts Magnet School congratulates Josiah, Danielle, and Natalia for being recognized by the Assistance League of Pasadena, at the V.I.P. awards ceremony! Each semester,…

South Pasadena Unified School District Students Score Top Honors at LA County Math Field Day

img_0389-740 South Pasadena Unified School District (SPUSD) congratulates the South Pasadena elementary and middle school students who excelled at the 34th Los Angeles County Math Field Day on April 27, 2019. Over 550 students representing 38 county school districts participated in the competition held at Glendora…

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Bosco Tech Junior Class Visits Glenair Engineering Company

Bosco Tech thanks Glenair Engineering Company! Members of its junior class had the opportunity to tour the Glendale-based company last week. Glenair is an international…

PolyToday: Life Skills

large_news1091252-740 During FLEx periods recently, Polytechnic School’s sixth-graders learned some life skills, rotating through a series of five lessons. In the nutrition rotation, the class explored food-related issues, including production and marketing and the biological effects of eating certain food items. Students had the opportunity to…

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Assumption School Seventh Graders Use Ipads as Inclinometers in Math Class

In Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School math class, 7th graders used their iPads as inclinometers to measure angles of elevation and then they…

Barnhart School Second Graders Visits the Los Angeles County Arboretum

barnhart-school-04-23-2019-1st-740 Barnhart School 2nd graders took a field trip to the Los Angeles County Arboretum, where they went on a scavenger hunt to find various plants and flowers. What a great way to end their unit on plant adaptations! Barnhart School, 240 West Colorado Blvd., Arcadia,…

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3D Sculpture Summer Art Class Now Open to 2019-20 Eighth Graders

This course will explore a variety of mediums including papier-mâché, clay, textiles, metals and mixed media. Emphasis will be on creativity and concept through use…

Marshall Fundamental 6th Graders Visits USC Pacific Asia Museum

mfs-04-09-2019-1st-740 Marshall Fundamental 6th grade students from Ms. Lazo and Ms. Graff’s class learned about linear perspective and pagodas during their recent field trip to the USC Pacific Asia Museum – an Asian art museum located at 46 N. Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena. They were also…

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St. Francis High School Senior Students Creates their Own Clothing Line

St. Francis High School Senior students from Mr. Kim’s graphic design class are hard at work on their 4th quarter project; creating their own clothing line! By the end of the year, they will have a working website and social media page to share their work with the world. By applying the graphic design theories and technical skills learned throughout the year, the students can create something that they are really proud of! St. Francis High School, 200 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada, (818) 790-0325 or visit www.sfhs.net.                  

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