rainbow slinky bending over

Flexibility

Our character trait of the month for May is FLEXIBILITY, with a focus on mental, rather than physical flexibility. (Although props to everyone who can touch their toes without bending their knees or do the splits!) A person who is FLEXIBLE is able to change plans with a good attitude. Like a…

children's toys, "Lincoln Park Play-N-Learn Group

Spring Play-N-Learn Groups

Do you have a child under 5 at home? Would you like him or her to meet other children and get to know Lincoln Park a little better? Interested in meeting some other parents? Want to see a puppet show? Then the Lincoln Park Play-N-Learn group is for you! English/Vietnamese/Chinese– Tuesdays at…

Room 28 respect

R E S P E C T ! (Animal Spirit Day 4/26)

April is all about respect, our character trait of the month.  In our classrooms and our hallways, we show respect every day, but we take time this month every year to talk about what respect means. Treating others they way they’d like to be treated Listen with your ears, brain and heart…

puppeteer and cartoon character smiling

The NED show is coming…

On February 14th, the NED show will be coming to Lincoln Park to inspire students to: The assembly introduces a cartoon boy named NED who is on a very important mission: to find his mindset. Led by clues and memorable characters, he overcomes Mt. Everest’s toughest obstacles, uncovers inner-treasures on a Caribbean…

child with speech bubble defining responsibility: "doing what is right"

February: Responsibility

Our February character trait is Responsibility. Lincoln Park Lions show responsibility when they do their best work take care of materials keep their learning and playing spaces clean are honest use their time wisely

plant growing inside a burned-out stump

January: Resilience

Our character trait of the month for January is RESILIENCE, the ability to recover or bounce back from adversity. You can help your child develop resilience in many ways: Strengthen your relationship (and provide opportunities for your child to develop a variety of healthy relationships) Research shows that the single most important…

Bucket Filling

Have You Filled A Bucket Today? (E M P A T H Y)

December might be my favorite (if craziest) month at Lincoln Park because our character trait is Empathy!  In the month of December, we practice and celebrate empathy, caring and kindness, focusing on the small actions of human contact that make the dark days of winter a little brighter – smiles, high-fives, helping…

Adidas Employee Store Pass (Dec 3-27)

(Note new location of employee store) Once again, Adidas has extended extend the adidas Employee Store invitation to the personnel and students of the David Douglas School District.  Similar to previous invites, staff and faculty should present their employee badge or pay stub along with a photo ID.  For students, the verification will be…

children dressed as superheroes

Spirit Day: SUPERHERO! (11/30)

To celebrate the spirit of PERSISTENCE, this month our Spirit Day has the theme of superheroes – especially those superheroes who use try and try again! Prizes for most creative home-made heroes, but no weapons or masks at school.