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2017 Letters About Literature Finalists

Congratulations to Key 5th graders Alexa Cruz, Isabella Moran and Alana Stewart on being named Maryland state finalists for the 2017 Letters About Literature contest!

Key 6th grader, Aliya Peremel's poetry submission, "Change," has been selected for publication in the 2017 World Artists' Experiences Anthology, Building a More Peaceful World Through Kindness and Compassion.

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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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