Running Shoes

Family fun – RUN!

Come join the Lincoln Park Running Club on May 21 and June 11!   Run, walk, skip, prance or cheer us along at the Fernhill (5/21) and Lents (6/11) Park $5 5K races.   Do you know about Portland Parks & Recreation’s $5 5K series?   Portland Parks & Recreation’s 5k Series are family-friendly 5k…

Garden

Vote for the Garden!

Lincoln Park Learning Garden needs your help! We have submitted a grant application in the 2017 Seeds® of Change Grant Program, and need you to vote for us on their website, seedsofchangegrant.com. Search by entering our zip code, 97206, or our garden name. You can vote once per day until April 19.…

Student Watering Plants

Help Wanted: garden party (3/18)

It has been a long hard winter and our garden needs some TLC.  Please come join our tireless garden educator, Jennie, and the gang on: Saturday,  March 18th 9 to noon   Please enter the building from the east door (135th) Meet in the cafeteria Wear layers suitable for the weather (that…

Room 28 respect

R E S P E C T !

November 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…

Conflict Resolution Wheel

October: Conflict Resolution

This month’s character trait is Conflict Resolution.  We’re working on using strategies from the problem-solving wheel to solve kid-sized problems. At Lincoln Park, we use the following steps for solving a problem: Stop Calm Down Take 3 deep breaths Think of a solution Is it fair? Will it work? Try it out…

Jigsaw Puzzles

September: COOPERATION!

Cooperation is the name of the game this month!   As I pass through the halls, I see many examples of cooperation, of students, teachers and families helping eachother.  We have lots of new students and new teachers – everyone has been working together to make them feel welcome and ready for adventure!…

Multicultural Children

Multicultural Day (6/9)

Thursday, June 9th is Lincoln Park’s Multicultural Celebration! During the day, your child may wear a special outfit or piece of clothing from your culture or bring a kite or game to play at recess. From 6-7:30, please join us for a celebration – our kindergarten and first grade students will have…

Running Club

Running Club’s first 5K!

Klever Kui and Jazzy Jazmine braved the rain (along with Sparkling Simmons, Super Snyder, Marvelous Meg, Ms. Amanda and Ms. Rowe) to run in their first ever 5K race at Fernhill Park. There were also students running from Rigler and Woodmere (including Ms. Aries and her son!)  A good (if damp) time was…