Today the Gardening Club has begun the first phase of the plan to clean up Lithia Springs yard. For phase one the students worked together to collect yard waste that was scattered across the yard. As the students collected the waste they learned that the waste collected included weeds, flowers, grass clippings, and brush. By [...]
The BASE students at Lithia Springs learned about famous impressionist artist Claude Monet from Paris who began experimenting with art around the same age as many of the students. The students learned about how Monet used art as a way to express himself which gave him the ability to create the beautiful pieces we still [...]
Today at Lithia Springs the students learned about the famous artist Alberto Giacometti, who is famous for creating 3-dimensional sculptures of the human form. His sculptures greatly resemble stick figures by reducing the human body down to just the essential elements. By using tin foil and clay the students and their friends were able to [...]
The Odyssey of the Mind club provides educational activities allowing each student to grow their creative problem-solving abilities. Today, the students were tasked with stopping a fabricated disastrous event that was said to be threatening the world. To stop the event the students had to create a plan that allowed different materials to be sent [...]
Today the students at Lithia Springs were able to create mini catapults from plastic spoons, rubber bands, and popsicle sticks. To begin the activity, each student was directed to band the popsicle sticks together with rubber bands to create a simple machine called a catapult. Each student must keep what he or she knows about [...]
This fall, BSAC will debut a behind the scenes project that has been many years in the making. Children and families at our main campus will soon be able to enjoy a brand new playground, complete with a shade structure. The playground will be located to the left of the basketball courts and will be [...]
BASE students at Lithia Springs went on a scavenger hunt around school grounds to find their favorite pieces of nature! Their treasures were used in Arts & Crafts Club to mimic wildlife and landscapes. Students enjoyed sharing what they had found with their friends and bringing home their artwork!
The BSAC After-School Experience (BASE), is bringing back its most popular after-school clubs in addition to exciting new options! After a long day, students can look forward to spending time with their friends while developing personal interests and hobbies in Culinary, Arts & Crafts, Robotics, LEGO’S (intro to Robotics), Community Service, Gardening, Odyssey of the [...]
With summertime just around the corner, we felt it was extremely important to give our students a quick lesson on water safety. With the help of the Director of Aquatics at BSAC, Theresa Hickey, students were taught the importance of practicing safe habits while having fun in the water.
Today, students worked on created personalized thank you cards to give to their teachers for Teacher Appreciation Week! They loved getting to use colored paper and markers to create their special thank you cards.