December 20: Last day to sign up for Science Accelerator opportunity
December 20: End of Semester 1 for full-time learners.
December 20-January 15: Winter Break
January 16: Start of semester full-time families for coach meetings and advisory activities
January 17: Semester 1 official Reports of Progress emailed to full-time families
January 27: Start of Semester 2/Quarter 3 classes
Dear Learners, Middle school learners– welcome to Week 1 of the 4th quarter. High school learners — this is Week 9 of the semester for you. You are in the home stretch! Let us know if you need any assistance. We are here to support you! Erin Jones Director, iLEAD Online
Q. What can wrap around the Earth 2.5 times every day? A. The amount of plastic straws used and discarded. Most people think plastic straws are recyclable – – they aren’t. These little plastic cylinders end up in the ocean and other waterways, landfills, and all sorts of other places. Watch this quick (less than … Continue reading “Tip of the Week: The Last Straw”
It’s that time of the year! Visit the Natural History Museum to see butterflies in the new Butterfly Pavilion on the south side of the museum. Docents are available, so you can ask questions and get answers on the spot. For more information, visit https://nhm.org/site/explore-exhibits/special-exhibits/butterfly-pavilion
Earth Day is coming and there are all types of events planned. Below are a handful of suggestions. Some of these require reservations so please plan ahead. April 21 Environmental Film Fest — https://www.eventbrite.com/e/earth-focus-environmental-film-fest-advance-screening-of-earth-focus-tickets-44388827177?aff=es2 Beach Clean Up with Heal the Bay — https://www.eventbrite.com/e/earth-month-nothin-but-sand-beach-cleanup-april-2018-tickets-37256821155?aff=es2 Del Mar Planting Event — https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sdrvc-earth-day-2018-planting-event-at-river-path-del-mar-tickets-43676469496?aff=es2 April 22 Goat Yoga — https://www.eventbrite.com/e/go-green-goat-yoga-earth-day-event-tickets-44516836055?
Crystal Cove State Park has over three miles of beach and 2,000 acres of wilderness. It also encompasses the Crystal Cove Historic District with 46 beach cottages that were built in the 1920s and 1930s; 29 of the cottages have been restored. These rentals are popular destinations and require reservations well in advance. For day … Continue reading “Crystal Cove State Park”