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by Javier Molina, 6th Grade Chemistry Club has been getting together every Tuesday afternoon for the past six months. Before winter break we had fun doing cool experiments. Then, after winter break was over we started to get ready for “You Be The Chemist Challenge” or the YBTC challenge for short. For our Project, we...
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#lionpride is in full effect! 4th grader Sinan Abuzayd placed 3rd in the Citywide Spelling Bee!!! Also, a special shout out to Maya and Riya Joshi, both South Loop Elementary Alumni. Maya won 2nd Place this year and Riya won the citywide bee 2 years in a row! via Chicago Tribune https://chicago.suntimes.com/news/audubon-school-seventh-grader-aaron-chang-citywide-winner-advances-national-spelling-bee/ https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-cps-spelling-bee-photos-20190314-photogallery.html
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This year’s Around The World organizers held a contest for most creative table, most educational table and best overall display. We caught up with the winners of each award. Canada: Most creative My daughter Sydney, 7, was super excited since she didn’t think anyone would be interested in Canada. Her favorite thing to teach people...
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South Loop Scoopers fanned out across Friday’s Around the World night, an annual event showcasing our school community’s rich diversity. Our student reporters covered some of the 30 booths from countries around the globe. India, by Katie B: I managed to catch a few seconds with the Agrawal family to ask a few questions. The...
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Last week, students from the Branch showed some love and appreciation for our Crossing Guard by making beautiful cards. Two students, Hazel and Butterfly, presented the cards, along with a “YOU ROCK” balloon! Being a Crossing Guard is an important job and helps keep our kids safe as they walk to and from school each...
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What an absolutely amazing City Championship for debate. Our Varsity teams squared off in a match for 1st and 2nd Place! In what was by far the best debate that I have witnessed in 5 years of coaching, Miles Reeves and Zach Ziegler took the title of the BEST in the city. Grace Bauer and...
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Fourth grader Sinan Abuzayd will compete against 51 other participants at the Chicago Public Schools Citywide Spelling Bee on March 14, 2019 at Lindblom Math and Science Academy. We are very excited and proud of Sinan. When I asked him what his strategy was to prepare for the bee, he said “I’m going to study...
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First through third grade students participated in The Bulls Go Green Project– with a special visit from Bulls great, Bob Love, “Green” Benny the Bull & The Luvabulls! Activities included games and prizes. A few lucky winners got 4 tickets to an upcoming Bulls game! To top it all off, each student received a T-Shirt....
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By Naomi N., 8th grade On Feb. 25 and 26, our school’s Beta Club went to Springfield, Ill., to compete against other Beta Cubs from across the State. We competed in academic and art categories. Our Beta club is composed of divisions. Division one is grade 5 and division two is grades 6 to 8....
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By Nate D, 7th grade On Wednesday, Feb. 27., the 7th and 8th graders went on a surprise walking field trip to the new school building. When we got there, we all waited and were surprised to see Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel show up. The band played for him and then he took a tour...
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