Click on slideshow above to see all the photos. It’s amazing what you can do with LEGOs! Mr. Naber’s second-grade class at Longfellow chose a particular community to build — rural, suburban, or urban. They measured their buildings using centimeters and inches, comparing the sizes with a partner. As part the project, the students wrote […]
The residency program for 7th graders and extracurricular club helped the students find their voice
From 6:00-8:30 PM, the Brooks and Julian Spoken Word club members will perform original poems.
Student engineers from throughout the region thrilled fans at the largest VEX Robotics middle school tournament in Illinois.
Oak Leaves reporter Steve Schering covered the exciting Battle of the Bots competition.
Adult LEGO builders faced off in two challenges – build a car and build a landmark – and the competition was fierce (but friendly)!
There was a buzz in the Gwendolyn Brooks Commons as dozens of Oak Park area families became digital puppets, built LEGO spinning tops, constructed a quilt pattern, created a colorful “Welcome to BASE Camp” banner, designed stained glass windows, and drove VEX bots! Parents were also able to learn more about and sign up for Summer […]