Ms. Alley will be teaching 3rd grade at Pulaski International School of Chicago.Ms. Alley grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and attended Northwestern University where she received her bachelor’s in History. Ms. Alley then worked in Washington, D.C. for the Obama Administration – both at the White House and U.S. Department of Education. Then, Ms. Alley received her masters in Elementary Education at Northwestern University. She is thrilled to start her fifth year with the Pulaski community and is confident that it will be a fun and successful school year!Ms. Alley enjoys running, dancing, golfing, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends!
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Third graders in Ms. Alley’s class conducted an inquiry into How The World Works by diving into the topic of overcoming adversity. Students learned and read about various people that have overcome different adversities in their lifetime, such as Helen Keller and Louis Braille. Ms. Alley’s students also had the privilege to hear from a […]
Thank you to Mrs. Racasi and the following teachers for contributing to the newsletter- Araujo, Cuevas, Rosado, Alley, Hai, Lutz, & Mr. W. A HUGE thank you to Ms. Sanchez, our IB Coordinator, for putting this newsletter together every quarter. IB Newsletter Fall 2016 IB Newsletter Fall 2016 Spanish
LITERACY 1st 20 Days: students learned the reading procedures & routines of classroom library and Daily 5. Biographies: students are reading Louis Braille and Helen Keller focusing on identifying Character Traits, Cause & Effect, & Sequencing. Persuasive Writing: students will write a speech persuading their audience about an invention or innovation they create to help disabled […]
Dear Parents, As Winter Break approaches, we would like to share with you what we have been working on in third grade. We have started our second IB unit, themed “Where We Are in Place and Time.” Our central idea is that people make changes to improve their lives. We are learning this idea through […]