Lower School Photos

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 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 29, 2020

Taekwondo Demonstration

Each session of after school Taekwondo wraps up with a demonstration of the students' abilities.
October 29, 2020

Recess with Meredith

During Be Your Best Self Week in October, students were joined during recess by Meredith from Skool Aid. Meredith led students in exercise and games. These Lower School Green students played a tag game that reinforced ideas about what is good for our bodies and what is not.
October 1, 2020

Practicing Math Fluency

Mrs. Gallant's class practiced math facts in pairs, with partners in the room or at home by computer. They then tested their math fact fluency by taking a timed written test.
September 18, 2020

Measuring Shadows

Lower School students went outside on a sunny afternoon and traced their shadows with chalk. They compared the tracings with those they had made in the morning, and then engaged in a variety of challenges such as trying to make their shadow as small as possible, making their shadow disappear, and making their shadows "shake hands" without touching each other.
March 23, 2020

Parachute Play

Games with the parachute are always popular with Lower School students in Mr. Phelps' physical education classes.
February 19, 2020

Green Team Valentine Party

The Green Team celebrated Valentine's Day with snacks, crafts, and Valentine exchanges. As it was also Student Appreciation Day, students were allowed to wear pajamas to school.
February 11, 2020

100th Day of School

Green Team students celebrated the 100th day of school with a variety of activities including counting how many times they could clap, say the alphabet, write their names and jump up and down in 100 seconds.
February 10, 2020

Book Walk

Green Team students participated in a "book walk" created by Librarian Amanda Forbes. A book walk is an active way to engage with a picture book.