We’ve had an exciting few months filled with dancing and yoga-loving teaching artists, creative scientists, and math-inspired visual artists visiting our schools and giving our kids hands-on projects and real-world learning experiences. Enjoy a few of the highlights! ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Beye Art Start Teaching Artist LeKeya Shearrill led Ms. Schweigert’s second graders at Beye in […]
Adult LEGO builders faced off in two challenges – build a car and build a landmark – and the competition was fierce (but friendly)!
Nearly 90 Oak Park area children joined us for Arboretum Adventures, our first ever BASE Camp on the Columbus Day holiday.
Oak Park Education Foundation is excited to introduce BASE Camp’s newest offering, Arboretum Adventures.
Red Hen Bread showcased student artwork that replicated Chicago landmark buildings and skyscrapers.
All Hatch 4th graders learned about some of Chicago’s most famous buildings, then took the Wendella Boat Architectural Tour in October. Working with art teacher Molly Burns, all Hatch 4th grade teachers, Architecture Adventure program coordinator Adrienne McMullen and volunteers Drew Nelson and Becky Brofman, the students are now creating a mural of the Chicago […]