September 21, 2018

Activity-Based Learning Increases Understanding and Interaction

Activity-based classroom experiences not only aid understanding and comprehension but also encourage students to be more inquisitive and develop their own problem-solving skills. Such experiences also help student engagement at school and encourage positive interactions with classmates. Left: Jack Peak … Continue reading

Cincinnati Restaurant Company Creates Valuable Experiences for LGS Students

LGS Applied Skills students are gaining valuable work and life experiences thanks to RGT Management, Inc., one of the largest restaurant companies in the Cincinnati market. Each month, students travel to RGT Management offices to assist with mailings and other … Continue reading

Afterschool Activities Encourage New Interests and Skills

Linden Grove School recognizes the value of extra-curricular activities in regard to exploring personal interests and developing personal skills. In addition to Dingoes – a scout program developed by school staff – LGS facilitates a range of private and group … Continue reading

LGS Scout Program Instills Pride and Sense of Belonging

“I am a Dingo! I will work hard! I will have fun!” That is the oath of the Dingoes – a new scout program created especially for Linden Grove School students. Each week, students enjoy hands-on activities and guest presenters … Continue reading

Special Interests, Special Friends

Each member of Linden Grove School’s Class of 2018 has unique talents and interests. One student is a talented artist. Another enjoys creating his own musical compositions using the computer application MuseScore. One student looks forward to a future working … Continue reading

Creating Summer Structure for Kids with Autism

A person with autism thrives on being in a familiar environment with routine and structure. So while kids with autism may not enjoy every minute of every school day, they do find comfort in the structure. Summer vacation, on the … Continue reading

Making Memories for a Lifetime

Ask an LGS alum about their fondest school memories and they won’t say math or handwriting. Alumni most often talk about the school dances, field day, the trip to Siekman’s farm, and other events. This past Friday LGS parents and … Continue reading

A Planet Full of Animals

There are lots of different kinds of animals in all shapes, sizes, and colors roaming our planet. Ms. Wagner’s K-2 students are learning about different animals and how to group them together by traits they have in common. For example: … Continue reading

Recognizing the Faces of Autism

Autism has many faces. There are individuals with autism. There are family members who support those individuals. And there is that essential larger community of support – the many people devoted to enhancing the lives of people with autism. Now … Continue reading

Rockin’ the Regions

  Each region in the United States has features that make it different. Mrs. Kubachka’s social studies students can tell you not only about the geography, climate, resources and economy of each region but also the people who live there and … Continue reading