Cooperation: many hands make light work

COOPERATION (9/24) + resource round-up

Hello, Lions! Our character trait of the month is COOPERATION. Woof – what a year for it – we’ve all been cooperating to make comprehensive distance learning work. I hope you’ve been having fun in your virtual classrooms this week. Are you ready for RAINBOW DAY!?!?!? It is maybe my favorite spirit…

Distance Learning: Real Talk

Our students have diverse learning needs. Supporting our children in participating in distance learning can be overwhelming! Lincoln Park’s school-based therapist, Gaelan Harmon-Walker, will be leading a zoom call for families as we navigate the start of distance learning this fall. This free discussion will be a space for sharing strategies, empathy,…

5th grade=red, 4th=orange, 3rd=yellow, 2nd=green, 1st=blue, K=purple, PK=pink

Rainbow Day!

To celebrate the spirit of COOPERATION, we will gather in our morning Meets (instead of outside on the hill) this Friday, 9/25 for our whole-school picture! On Friday, please wear your grade’s color and be ready to smile – I can’t wait to see how this year’s picture turns out! See this…

Two sets of hands hold a tablet displaying the message "welcome back to school"

Virtual Open House

Hello, Lions! While we wish we could all be chatting in classrooms and having ice cream on the playground, in order to keep us all safe, we are having a virtual open house this year. Here is how it will work: At your leisure, watch your student’s grade level video – you’ll…

map of part of NE/SE Portland with cartoon zebra. Map shows the route of the Greenway.

Resource Roundup 8/28

But first, a little fun……. Zebras? Hiding in East Portland? It’s true! And it’s all part of the Go By Greenways game, launching this week in East Portland. Go By Greenways is a scavenger hunt game that you can play while exploring two newly completed neighborhood greenways in East Portland: one called…