January 25, 2021

Snowy Day Book Walk

Library Media Specialist Amanda Forbes led Green Team students on a "book walk" of the classic picture book by Ezra Jack Keats, The Snowy Day. After the book walk, students wrote and illustrated their own short stories, which will be posted in the library.
January 21, 2021

Electricity in a Lemon

Middle School science classes explored electricity by measuring the voltage generated across various fruits and vegetables, using a copper penny and a galvanized steel nail for the electrodes.
January 20, 2021

Selfie Snowmen

Students in Ms. Weber's class used photos of themselves and construction paper to create snowmen with a familiar face!
November 30, 2020

Fall Celebrations

Lower School students celebrated fall with games, crafts and refreshments.
November 30, 2020

Science Class

Lower School students learned to make and record their observations as they used their senses to study various kinds of foods. They noted how the food looked, felt, and smelled.
November 17, 2020

Lego Club

Lower School Lego Club is one of Springer's after-school programs. Students created balloon-powered cars and measured how far they could travel.
November 13, 2020

Visiting Author John Parra

Springer hosted illustrator of children's books John Parra as this year's visiting author. John joined us by Zoom, and spoke with Middle School Blue and Gray, Lower School Blue and Gray, and Lower School Green Teams separately.
November 12, 2020

Library Time

Lower School Green enjoy time in the library. They are encouraged to choose one "just right" book - a book at their reading level - and a second book of their choice.
November 3, 2020

“Field Trip” to San Diego Zoo

Lower School Green students took a virtual field trip to the San Diego Zoo.  Classes were able to connect with live cameras in the zoo to see a variety of animals in action. Afterward, they created two sock puppets - a giraffe and another animal of their choice. They also enjoyed a game of zoo animal bingo.
October 30, 2020


Mrs. Kimble's Middle School literature class practiced "sketchnoting." A multisensory approach to taking notes, sketchnoting incorporates drawings along with words.
October 30, 2020

Harvesting Kale

Middle School students harvested the kale and peas they planted in early September and then made kale chips.
October 29, 2020

Taekwondo Demonstration

Each session of after school Taekwondo wraps up with a demonstration of the students' abilities.