October 18, 2017

Community Experiences Offer Valuable Learning Opportunities

Community-based experiences are an important part of student learning at Linden Grove School. Whether it’s attending a theatrical performance, exploring a museum or nature park, touring local businesses to learn about different careers or going out to eat to practice … Continue reading

Math Challenge: Representing Scale in the Solar System

Mr. Loar’s math students were recently presented with a unique challenge: represent the distance between the planets in our universe in the 3rd floor hallway of Linden Grove School. Students first viewed a video of Bill Nye the Science Guy … Continue reading

Be Like Iggy!   

Some kids build with LEGO™, others construct great block towers, and still more sculpt with sand or clay. But none are better at building than Iggy Peck, who built a Sphinx on his front lawn out of dirt clods and … Continue reading

Ten Things Parents Can Do to Help their Child with Autism

You’re finally in the routine of a new school year. You’ve filled out all the paperwork, met your child’s teachers, purchased everything on the school’s supply list, and marked your calendar with important dates. Take a deep breath and savor … Continue reading

Cooking Up Speech

There’s nothing like a good snack in speech-language therapy – just ask our K-2 students! Mrs. Detzel’s most recent “cooking class” had Linden Grove School’s youngest students each creating his or her own personal trail mix. Students could choose from … Continue reading

Portrait Photography Encourages Discussions on Expression 

Portrait photography is the opening unit in a new Art and Technology elective for 6-8 grade students. Students are considering how photographs of a person can capture their personality. Students are also learning how photo editing can adjust a viewer’s … Continue reading

21st Century Lesson in Circuits

Remember learning about circuits in science class? Perhaps you learned how electrical energy travels through a circuit from a source (battery) along a path (wire) to an appliance (light bulb.) 6-8 team students of Mr. Kennedy and Mr. Loar are … Continue reading

Beloved Bear Inspires Grammar Lesson

Some of the best stories are real stories. In this case it’s the story of Winnie, the black bear who inspired some of the best-loved children’s stories featuring a bear and his friends who live in the Hundred Acre Wood. … Continue reading

LGS Named Top 50 Non-Profit

LGS was named a Top 50 non-profit in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky in 2017 by LEAD Cincinnati and VonLehman CPA & Advisory Firm. Organizations were recognized as “pillars of the community,” serving as examples of individuals working together to … Continue reading

Social Skills Classes Increase Academic Achievement

In addition to science, math, social studies and language arts, all LGS students participate in social skills classes two to four days a week. Studies have shown classes and activities designed to increase social and emotional learning (SEL) not only … Continue reading