ELA Curriculum at the Historic Downtown Lower School
Over the last seven months, the Lower School conducted a thorough English Language Arts (ELA) curriculum review for 1st - 5th grade.
Second Grade Dives into Nonfiction with Animal Fact Books
February 03, 2023
The English-speaking section of second grade has been diving into non-fiction books during their reading and writing time.
Second Grade Brings UNICEF Kid Power Challenge to the Lower School
March 04, 2022
As our second grade class was preparing to do their daily reading routine, one of our students, Narayan '32, noticed a special announcement from Reading A-Z, our reading program.


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The Little Lending Library Returns

March 02, 2022

In honor of National Read Across America Day, the Downtown Campus Lower School has brought back their Little Lending Library!

Fourth Grade Study Buddies

December 09, 2021

Sra. Matlack’s Spanish Immersion class worked in small groups to quiz each other in Mrs. Matlock‘s English class.

Word Detectives Investigate

December 03, 2021

It is an exciting time in first grade! We received a package from the SSDA, the Super Secret Detective Agency, who asked us if we would be interested in becoming word detectives.