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Grades 3-4

Grades three and four are the heart of elementary education, where many of the basic skills and knowledge that are so important for every American citizen are learned. In addition to the core subjects taught in light of the Indiana Academic Standards, some of the other highlights have included:

Academic

  • Spelling Bee
  • National Geography Competition
  • Sci-Fest (Problem-Solving)
  • Rosetta Stone online (Spanish)
  • Keyboarding
  • Music - Recorders

Extra-Curricular

  • varies from year to year

Service

  • Assisting in chapel/church services
  • Book donations
  • Kids Against Hunger
  • Food pantry purchases/collections
  • Congregational member financial assistance (4th)
  • Mitten and scarf donations

Field Trips

  • Ruth Lilly Health Center
  • State Capitol
  • Farm
  • Vincennes
  • Children's Museum
  • Petco
  • Meijer
  • Rhythm Discovery Center
  • Others

On-Site Programs

  • Smokebusters
  • Colts Mini-Camp
  • Picnic Day
  • Spirit Week and Pep Assembly
  • Outdoor Ed lessons from Camp Lakeview staff