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Silly Putty Scientists

Second grade students began their study of the scientific method this week by investigating the properties of Silly Putty.

4th Grade Wigwam Design/Build

After studying the Chesapeake Bay region, 4th graders completed a design engineering project that integrated science, math, art, and social studies

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First School

2.5 years - Kindergarten

Defining Elements of Key's First School

Life Skills

In Key’s school-wide Life Skills curriculum, First School students learn to work cooperatively, to share, and to respect others.

Multi-Sensory Phonics

This fun, child-centered approach teaches the 42 main letter sounds in a specific sequence.

Technology at Key

The School views technology as a tool students can use to solve problems and construct meaning from information gathered.

Nature Explore Classroom

This outdoor learning environment connects children with nature and supports cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development.

Build It Lab

The First School’s “Build It Lab” engages children in hands-on, multidisciplinary challenges integrating science, technology, engineering, and math.

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