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Articles in Pittsburgh Public Schools

Pittsburgh Lincoln K-5 Thanksgiving

November 25, 2009 – 4:53 pm | 1,544 views
What are you thankful for? After personal reflection, these students from Pittsburgh Lincoln K-5 outlined, wrote and recorded these short essays. Their answers are wide-ranging and uplifting.

Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8: What I’m Thankful For

November 24, 2009 – 3:55 pm | 3,174 views
On the eve of Thanksgiving, students in 4th and 5th grade at Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8 reflect on what they are thankful for and why, and who will be at their Thanksgiving tables this year.

Lincoln Elementary: What I’m Thankful For

November 18, 2009 – 3:03 pm | 3,060 views


On the eve of Thanksgiving, students in 4th grade at Pittsburgh Lincoln K-8 reflect on what they are thankful for; is it the plentiful turkey? The fixins? You’re just gonna have to listen to find out!

Barbara

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Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8: Future Careers

November 17, 2009 – 3:55 pm | 1,491 views


What do you want to be when you grow up? Students at Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8 share with us their career choices for the future.

Ahdeyja

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Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8: Personal Profiles

November 10, 2009 – 3:50 pm | 1,468 views
4th and 5th graders from Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8 tell us ''who we are'' in these personal profiles.

Lincoln Elementary: Favorite Desserts

November 4, 2009 – 2:59 pm | 1,580 views
Pittsburgh Lincoln K-8 students go into delicious detail about their favorite desserts!

My Favorite Dessert

October 24, 2009 – 3:55 pm | 2,377 views
pyrcGreenLogo-01 Students from Manchester Elementary and Greenfield Elementary school's 4th and 5th grade ESW workshops met for the first time this week and lent their voices to a fun piece about their favorite dessert.

If I Were Mayor

September 15, 2009 – 2:28 pm | 2,630 views
Pittsburgh Public Schools

In partnership with Pittsburgh Public Schools, SLB is leading workshops as part of the ELECT Student Works afterschool programs conducted at Greenfield, Lincoln, Manchester, Miller, Roosevelt and Sunnyside schools.

During the 2007-2008 school year, SLB will visit these K-through-8 schools …

Manchester Academic Charter School Graduation 2009

June 3, 2009 – 11:47 am | 2,635 views
grad class SLB helps 8th graders prepare audio essays on their reflections as they leave Manchester Academic Charter School in a project funded by the Dominion Foundation.

ATA StoryBox!

May 4, 2009 – 2:46 pm | 2,340 views

These personal narratives were written by the Pittsburgh Allegheny K-5 Young Writers’ Club. Participating 3rd and 4th graders met after school on a regular basis, wrote and polished their stories, and recorded them in The Saturday Light Brigade studios in …