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The winning team with a drawing and 3D mode of their mascot
  • Learning

At the beginning of this school year, the teachers of the middle grades Mandarin Chinese immersion classes (Wu Ji Xian) announced that a mascot competition would take place to choose our classes’ official mascot of classes for the 2018–19 school year. There would be a fair judging process whereby all the Wu Ji Xian students and teachers would select the winning design from all the submissions

  • 7th Grade
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Middle Grades Program
  • Project-based Learning
  • Upper Division
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Monsterpiece and monster face
  • Learning

The unique immersion program at Avenues features partner classrooms and teaching teams, who work closely together to develop complementary curricula in English and Mandarin Chinese or Spanish. The monster-themed curriculum in the Blue and LanSe nursery partner classrooms illustrates this effective educational practice.

  • Early Learning Center
  • Immersion
  • Nursery
  • Project-based Learning
Read More about Monsters in the ELC: Part Two
A digital superhero
  • Learning

Teaching digital citizenship is arguably one of the most important jobs of a 21st-century teacher. As our students learn to navigate the technology-filled landscape of social media, screen time, digital information, misinformation and more, we need to ensure they know how to discern fact from fiction, appropriate from inappropriate and kind from unkind.

  • 3rd Grade
  • Coding
  • creative computing
  • Lower Division
  • STEM
  • Technology
Read More about Digital Citizenship in 3rd Grade