Claudia McGehee @ UI Pentacrest Museums Oct. 5th

From UI Pentacrest Museums:  “Iowa’s simple, elegant natural beauty has brought inspiration to writers and visual artists for generations. Many of the works that make Iowa City a City of Literature celebrate our surrounding landscape. The bonds between art, literature and nature are expressed in the children’s picture books as well and can be an […]

Tomorrow in Art . . .

K-3 Art with Teresa!  Students will explore patterns, fractals, the Fibonacci numbers and more–rubber stamps, markers, colored pencils will help us in this endeavor.  1-2 pm.  RSVP 4-6 Art with Elinor!  Students will learn the history of collage and create two pieces of their own using magazine photos and colored paper.  One of the pieces […]

Soilmates and the Devonian Fossil Gorge in October

Here are two new events coming soon in October: Come join us at the HSAP classrooms in  TREC to welcome Scott Koepke of Soilmates and learn more about soils, local gardening projects and more! October 1st from 9:45-10:45. Bring a clean cardboard milk carton or large yogurt container and take home a container planted garlic! Please […]

Authors and Books Club (ABC)

The Authors and Books Club is a new addition to HSAP this year.  The program is designed for 4th-6th grade students.  Each month we’ll read a selected book from the list of Iowa Children’s Choice Awards (the title and author will be mentioned on the calendar each month).  Students will need to read each book […]

Meet HSAP’s PE instructor, Teresa Heitman

Hello everyone! For those of you who are part of the ICHSAP, I hope you’ll have your kids join in some movement time on Thursdays at the Roosevelt bldg. I will be offering the PE program opposite the Art program. ABOUT ME: I’m the parent of a 5th grader who was in public school last […]

Monday’s meeting for parents, kids and fun: 10-11:30am

Just a reminder that Monday morning we will have some fun informational meetings and fun activities for families of elementary students K-6. From 10-10:30 come learn about Junior Great Books, a literature curriculum for students K-6 that we offer thanks to our volunteers. From 10:30-11:00 grab a cup of tea or coffee and a treat […]

School Photos @ HSAP

Halverson Photography will be at the HSAP Friday, September 12th from 12:30-2:00pm. If you would like to have your child’s photo taken, please RSVP to Kathryn or Dan. There will be no set times–just drop in. Complete the photography form and bring it with you on the 12th, along with your payment.  The form can […]