Classroom Week of 3/4-3/8

Take a peek inside to see what vibrant lessons were happening inside of TCS classrooms this week!

In this issue:

  • Green Room was immersed in a lesson about color this week, and spent time mixing colors to see what new color combinations they could create. Students also celebrated the lively carnival tradition of Mardi Gras by decorating carnival masks with colorful beads and feathers.

  • Kindergarten students worked in groups to create Lego boats that could float on water for 10 seconds in Tech class. 

  • Kindergarten and 1st Grade students embarked on an exciting field trip to see a live play of Roald Dahl's classic book, James and the Giant Peach performed by the Nine O'Clock Players at the Association League of Los Angeles Theater for Children in Hollywood.

  • 1st Grade students explored solid figures and plain shapes during a Math lesson.

  • 4th Grade students were hard at work using craft materials to build small scale structures of the San Fernando Mission during a History lesson.

  • 6th Grade Math students blended culture with numerical concepts in Math class by sharing a family recipe and scaling it up and down based on different Mathematical proportions. 

  • MS Science classes used distribution tubes and electrophoresis boxes to study DNA samples during an AP Biology lab. 

  • Students spent some time outside during their Enrichment classes on Friday afternoon tending to the soil and planting new seeds in the garden planters during Gardening and using iPads with DIY body mounts to play a human Minecraft game in Tech.