On November 16th, parents, community members and staff came and read stories throughout the day in a number of classrooms. Gates students has enjoyed having guest readers as this was the 15th year. Each year, the event is coordinated by the office staff with invitations sent out in the community and to former Gates teachers. It provides Gates students an opportunity to meet members of the community and hear stories of their choice.
Fourth Grade Project with DuPage Children's Museum
The project involved hands-on engineering and designing a prototype toy. Students were visited by staff from the museum and learned about the project before going to a building workshop. All students from Ms. Bruno's, Mrs. Cunningham's, Mrs. Aguilera's and Ms. Whitney's classes participated at the museum.