Ascent: An Acton Academy

Discovery Studio 

  • Year 1. Session 2. Week 5.

    December 2, 2019 by

    Week 5 marked the culmination of Session 2 and with that, the Discovery Studio’s second Exhibition of Learning, The Real-Time Lemonade Stand-Off! The early part of the week was focused on preparing their work to be at a level worthy of public exhibition and boy did these Eagles pull through!  They were tasked with finalizing… Read more

  • Year 1. Session 2. Week 4

    November 18, 2019 by

    Week 4 started with a launch to honor Veteran’s Day. Eagles first watched this video and reflected on which freedoms guaranteed by our constitution they value most: the right to vote, freedom of religion, or free speech? After sharing, they watched this video about a veteran who continued to represent the United States and they… Read more

  • Year 1.Session 1.Weeks 1&2.

    September 15, 2019 by

    Week 1 started off with a glimpse into the future. What might life look like in 2039? The Eagles listened to a story that included their heroes, favorite places, favorite foods, and even a soccer training program in Lima. At the end of this story, they learned and discussed the 2019-2020 Question of the Year:… Read more

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