Phase 1 of the Garden Cleanup at Lithia Springs

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 [...]

Phase 1 of the Garden Cleanup at Lithia Springs 2019-09-30T16:10:25+00:00

Arts & Crafts Impressionist Art by Monet at Lithia Springs

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 [...]

Arts & Crafts Impressionist Art by Monet at Lithia Springs 2019-09-25T16:48:08+00:00

Arts & Crafts 3D Sculptures at Lithia Springs

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 [...]

Arts & Crafts 3D Sculptures at Lithia Springs 2019-09-25T15:37:20+00:00

Odyssey of the Mind Longshot Solution at Lithia Springs

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 [...]

Odyssey of the Mind Longshot Solution at Lithia Springs 2019-09-30T15:20:12+00:00

Popsicle Stick Catapults

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 [...]

Popsicle Stick Catapults 2019-09-30T14:54:26+00:00

Arts & Crafts Nature Scavenger Hunt

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!      

Arts & Crafts Nature Scavenger Hunt 2019-09-20T17:33:35+00:00

BASE Offers New Clubs & New Locations

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 [...]

BASE Offers New Clubs & New Locations 2019-08-08T18:55:00+00:00

Water Safety Lessons

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.

Water Safety Lessons 2019-05-30T17:07:21+00:00