5th Grade Inquiry Project: Friction

Students in 5th grade at Northridge Elementary took their interest for a topic in their guided reading group and enriched their understandin

Students Leaders at Work

October brought lots of work in our student leadership groups. The Energy Ninja Team is a 4th grade group of students who are helping us create a an energy savings pilot program for the district. We are working on ways students, staff and parents can become more aware of how the energy we use affects our school, and then take action to make positive change. A group of students in grades 3rd-5th are also working on identifying areas for improvement in our school.

What Makes a Triangle Right?

In 8th grade math class, students were hard at work creating perfect squares of varying sizes and calculating the area of each.