Monday message 03.12.2018

Upcoming Events

(Please see the school calendar for more information and pacing guide for more information)

  • October: MAP Testing. See Coaches Corner for MAP Testing. If you have not tested, please reach out to your coach. Map Testing is vital for developing the Individualized Learning Plan goals.
  • October 11th: Upper School Science Lab at Lancaster (Please register or check Lab schedules here)
  • October 14th/October 18th: End of Quarter 1. All Quarter-Long classes due.
  • October 18th: Upper School Science Lab at iLEAD Exploration OC (Please register or check Lab schedules here)
  • October 24th: Hello Future – field study for young women in grades 6-12 (Register here)
  • October 29th: Wildlife Learning Center Field Study (Register Here)

Message from the Director

Dear Learners, Welcome to week 6!  We have two weeks to go before spring break. Are you on track with courses so you can enjoy some time off? Reach out to your instructors if you need some guidance. Erin Jones Director, iLEAD Online

Calendar Updates

Please See our Middle School and/or High School Course Calendars for important dates! iLEAD Online Middle School Course Calendar iLEAD Online High School Course Calendar

Help iLEAD Learners Give Back!

This year during spring break a group of iLEAD learners from three entities will be working together to help the recovery efforts in Puerto Rico, which is still struggling to rebuild after Hurricane Maria. Learners will be replanting much-needed agriculture, and building sustainable homes and shelters for those left homeless by the devastating storm in … Continue reading “Help iLEAD Learners Give Back!”

Tip of the Week: Creating a Documentary

We have previously recommended documentaries to enrich students’ studies. Perhaps some learners would like to create their own documentaries for a learning project. The possibilities for topics are endless. There are online resources that will provide a little guidance including: https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/blog-posts/alycia-zimmerman/student-documentaries-nonfiction-comes-life/ https://www.weareteachers.com/student-documentaries-middle-school/ Let the cameras roll!

More than 400 Attend iLEAD Space and Innovation Expo

Over 400 iLEAD learners and family members, along with their facilitators, gathered at College of the Canyons for our first iLEAD Space and Innovation Expo to celebrate DreamUp to Space student achievement. In partnership with DreamUp, students explored microgravity (what astronauts experience in space), the International Space Station and the engineering design process in order … Continue reading “More than 400 Attend iLEAD Space and Innovation Expo”

Poetry with a Purpose

Get Lit exists because of the desire to increase teen literacy through the spoken word. This organization’s mission statement is, “We use poetry to promote literacy, empower youth, and inspire communities.” They offer a variety of events; two that may be of interest to our learners are the drop-in classes on Saturdays and open mic … Continue reading “Poetry with a Purpose”

March 12: Youth Orchestra Performance

Segerstrom Center For the Arts 615 Town Center Drive Costa Mesa, CA 92626 The Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra hosts their spring concert on Monday, March 12,from 7 to 8 p.m. They will be playing “Analog Intelligence” by Brendan Faegre and Gustav Mahler’s First Symphony. The event is free but reservations are required. There are more events … Continue reading “March 12: Youth Orchestra Performance”

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