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Science – Edible Plant Cells

Students in Ms. Dill-Reese’s 5th and 6th grade special education class recently completed the first part of their Science unit about plants by making edible plant cell models from jello, frosting, and candy. Students...

Recycling, Recycling, Recycling

On November 18, 2016, our 3rd graders at Dixon participated in a recycling program. Mary from Green Recycling Bee came to our school to teach the students all about recycling. She began the program...

Students Explore Rock Cycles in Mrs. Kapoor’s Class

Students’ in Mrs. Kapoor’s Science class display their “Rock Cycle” projects. Students’ made the projects out of play dough and candy. The projects showed how rock transforms from one form to another by various...

News From Mrs. Bellamy’s Class

                  Second grade students in Mrs. Bellamy’s classroom recently conducted an experiment that involved predicting how rain water can effect lake water levels. First, they planned their experiment,...

Sixth Grade Escapes to Nature!

The sixth grade at Dixon Educational Learning Academy recently took their second field trip to River Rouge Park. This trip was the second part of their study of eco-systems and was sponsored by “The...

Sixth Graders Explore Nature

Dixon Educational Learning Academy 6th Grade students had fun exploring nature on a beautiful, crisp fall day. Part of their sixth grade Science unit on Ecosystems, this field trip/nature walk to Rouge Park was...

Mrs. Apap’s 3rd Graders Complete Project SEED

Mrs. Apap’s 3rd graders successfully completed their special Project SEED Advanced Math Class. They are pictured here with their Project SEED instructor, Ms. Beebe. During the 10 week course, students learned about additive inverses,...

Multicultural Year-End Luncheon Celebration

Dixon’s Bilingual students hosted a Multicultural Luncheon on Friday, May 29, 2015 for the staff. Students were asked to bring in a variety of ethnic foods to share. We had a successful turn out...

Students Build Game Boards in Mrs. Kapor’s Science Class

Students in Mrs. Kapor’s Science class just wrapped up their unit on electricity. They made circuit game boards and experimented with battery power that made their light bulbs glow. Once their circuit game boards were complete, they played their games with each...