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On Saturday, November 15th, the Lisle Public Library hosted their annual Lisle Lit Fest. The Lit Fest is a literary festival that featured different events throughout the day. First, there was a local author presentation and discussion. . . .
4 th Graders Tour the United States! After studying Illinois, the 4 th grade classes at Schiesher were given the opportunity to learn more about the United States of America. Each student was able to select a state from one of . . .
October is Down Syndrome Awareness month. Down Syndrome Awareness Month is a time to spread awareness, and inclusion. The students and staff at Schiesher Elementary School wore blue and yellow, the colors on the Down Syndrome . . .
Digging up Dino’s!!! By: Matty L. and Carolina C. This fall, the third grade classrooms became museums for 66 million year old dinosaurs. The museums included: T-Rex, Triceratops, . . .
The Field Museum By Anika M. and Matthew K. To kick off the dinosaur unit, the whole third grade went to the Field Museum. At the Field Museum, there were a lot of exhibits like Sue the T-rex, The Underground . . .
Camp Manitoqua By: Haley Cassells & Catherine Hoscheidt Edited by Mrs. Lapham Recently Schiesher Elementary students got to spend a whole day at a learning camp called Camp . . .
Schiesher School Welcomes Second Step Program by Laurel Collinet, Social Work Intern Making friends, managing emotions, and solving problems— After significant time and research, the Social/Emotional . . .
We had a surprise visit from the Chick-Fil-A cow on Tuesday, September 30 th ! Our morning kindergarten class (Marcucci AM) had the most family participants at the Chick-Fil-A fundraiser a few weeks ago. The cow came to congratulate us and . . .
Schiesher Elementary School Read to the Top Challenge Schiesher Elementary School has started a new reading goal for our students. It is called the Read to the Top Challenge , and it encourages each grade level to . . .
Fourth Grade Prairie Field Trip 2014 “I am a tall fourth grader and the tops of the prairie grass were hanging over my head.” “Some of our faces lit up with fear when the guide told us we would . . .
Twitter has flown into classrooms at Tate Woods and Schiesher! Many teachers have created Twitter accounts and with a only few clicks, use them to update parents on classroom learning and events. Teachers . . .