Storytown was a company that came to McKenzie to teach first-grade students about acting and improvisation.
The Kindergartners explored magnetism in hands-on learning centers in the Makery with a scientist from High Touch High Tech.
Rocks Enrichment- We kicked off our Earth Materials Unit last week with an enrichment activity called “Dig It” from High Tech High Touch.
The first graders participated in a science enrichment opportunity called High Tech, High Touch at Mckenzie last month.
The third graders were so fortunate to learn about our new Social Studies unit, Immigration through Story and Song. During this performance, the students were invited to travel with a 12-year old Irish immigrant on her journey to America. The students learned about Ellis Island and the many challenges immigrants faced.
The Birds of Prey presentation helps to complement our Ecosystems Unit for science. Students learn how birds of prey found in Illinois and our local community contribute to our local ecosystem.more >>