5th graders doing extra art projects, contests, work for Los Leones, Art Fest, and central office displays.
Mondays in February and March
4th and 5th graders practice working as a team to create a chalk composition for a competition at Los Leones on March 25.
Fall and Spring Wednesday until 4
Students practice singing and perform at various school events.
Spring semester (Tuesday's) 3:30-4:30pm 10 weeks for preservice teachers with 1 make up session at the conclusion for UTSA students who did not complete the required 10 weeks.
2nd grade - max 20 students -Students will learn/use Mayan abacus to complete basic operations such as place value, number representation, addition and subtraction. Other mathematical operations: multiplication, division, find the square root. Students will also learn about culture, play ancient Mayan games, and reflect on their learning with a UTSA preservice teacher.
September-June: 7:15-7:40 am & 2:50-3:20
4/5th graders open front doors, car doors, monitor crosswalks, and raise and lower flags before and after school.
2x per month, Oct-May
Butterfly Gardening, Bird Watching, Ecology, Sustainability, 4th and 5th graders.
Spring Semester February - April (Race Day in April)
5th grade students build engineering skills as they work in teams to design and build a working solar car model. Students will apply science knowledge, creativity, and determination to complete this engineering task.
5 meetings (Friday) spread out between December and January
4th & 5th grade sts. will complete STEM challenges and use lego robotics kits.
Fall and Spring Tues and Thurs until 4:15
Students will learn how to hold a violin or viola properly. They will perform mid and end of year as well as with middle school.
Tuesdays- January and February