Assemblies

 

MatheMagic - September 28, 2017
3rd-8th grade 

 

Internationally acclaimed magician and educator, Bradley Fields, captivates students with his famous magic illusions, and turns them on to the history, the power, and the beauty of the language of Math!

 

 

 

 

 


 

Tad Hills Author Day - october 12, 2017
kindergarten-2nd grade
 

 

Tad Hills is an American children’s book author and illustrator. His first picture book, Duck & Goose, a New York Times bestseller and ALA Notable Book for Children, is about a pair of feathered friends. His newest book, Duck & Goose Honk! Quack! BOO!, will be presented to the students and they have the opportunity to purchased autographed books.

 

 

 


 

 


lenape life ways - november 2, 2017
4th grade, social studies

 

Through stories and their natural environment the Lenape shaped their physical existence and how they saw their place in the world. Include slides, hands-on objects and artifacts, Lenape folklore and legends.

 

 

 

 

 

 


EYES ON ART NOVEMBER 3, 2017. MARCH 23, 2018. MAY 25, 2018
1ST-3RD GRADE

What was once limited to educating students on artists and their artwork has evolved into a fully interactive experience invloving all aspects of "art" including music as well. The children will experince a variety of artists through hands on activities.

 

 

 

 

 

 


living voices - november 7, 2017
3rd grade, social studies

 

Island of Hope- A young girl escape oppression in the old world to make a new life in America. But what happens to immigrants who are held back on Ellis Island?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


EARS TUNED TO MUSIC - NOVEMBER 27, 2017
KINDERGARTEN-8TH GRADE

 

Music appreciation: students are given the opportunity to learn from and be inspired by listening to educational concerts performed by live musicians. Renowned drummer Bashiri Johnson will perform three music assemblies, about half hour each, in one morning. Bashiri is a top stage and recording artist and is also a dedicated and experienced voice in music education for young people. He plans to bring a story teller/singer as a duo partner for our students.

 

 

 

 

 

 


BASH THE TRASH - NOVEMBER 28, 2017
3RD-8TH GRADE* 

 

A world of science, environment and the arts for students to explore and all with musical instruments made from recycled and reused materials.

 

*5th Grade will also have an in-class workshop

 

 

 


STORY TELLING WITH GERRY FIERST - DECEMBER 11-15, 2017
KINDERGARTEN-2ND GRADE

 

Gerald Fierst is a performer, writer, and teacher, who has appeared throughout the US, in England, and in Asia telling original stories, stories from his own Jewish tradition, and stories from world folklore as well as leading workshops for teachers and students in writing and performance. ABC News called him “A MASTER STORYTELLER”.

 

 

 

 

 

 


steam museum - JANUARY 3 & 4, 2018
kindergarten-6TH GRADE

 

What if you could bring the experience of visiting a science museum right to your school? Wouldn't that be great? Being able to save on not only admission costs, but transportation fees as well? Not having to deal with the hassles of permission slips or taking an entire day away from your curriculum requirements? Well, now you can.

 

 

 


rutgers science bus - January 9 & 10, 2018
6th & 7th Grade

 

The Rutgers Science Explorer is staffed by Rutgers scientists, who will lead your students in experiments exploring the excitement of the life, earth, and physical sciences.

 

 

 

 


HISTORY'S ALIVE! THE WRIGHT BROTHERS & SISTERS - January 12, 2018
3RD-6TH GRADES, SCIENCE

 

 

How did two bicycle shop owners from Dayton, Ohio, solve the 3000-year-old question of man-powered flight?

 

 

 

 

 


NATURE MARC - MARCH 14, 15, 21, 2018
KINDERGARTEN-4TH GRADE, SCIENCE

 

To preserve for ourselves and our children this significant tract of land in its natural state, with all its diversity of plants and animals. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


theater bug workshop May, 2018
5th & 7th grade, language arts

 

To preserve for ourselves and our children this significant tract of land in its natural state, with all its diversity of plants and animals.

 

 

 

 

 

 


TECH ROOTS ACADEMY
5TH & 6TH GRADE

 

Cutting-edge knowledge of computers and how they work.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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