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  Monday, May 9, 2016

Bilingual Theater Play

By Francis Carlier

5th graders are working very hard in order to present their bilingual theater play: Peter Pan.They will present to all the students on Monday, May 16, Wednesday 18 and Friday 20 from 1:45 to 2:45.20160509_091043

  Friday, April 29, 2016

4th Graders at the Don Powell Theater

By Francis Carlier

The fourth graders had the opportunity to see one of Roald Dahl’s famous stories, The BFG, come to life through theater on Wednesday, April 27th. We attended the performance on San Diego State University’s campus at the Don Powell Theater. They did a wonderful job and we couldn’t stop talking about our favorite parts while we ate lunch on SDSU’s beautiful campus. It’s still showing for a few more days; don’t miss out!image.jpeg Screen Shot 2016-04-28 at 4.58.15 PM

  Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Earth Day at SDFAS

By Francis Carlier

This year, SDFAS celebrates Earth Day on Thursday, April 14. However, students have been working on different activities during the week. With the help of Jackie from Girard Gourmet, students had the opportunity to prepare a meal with “real” vegetables.



3rd grade Music Presentation

By Francis Carlier

3rd grade A and B have worked with Garit Imhoff during the second trimester. On Tuesday, April 12 they have presented to the parents what they have learnt and enjoyed with Garit.[wpvideo GfvEsupe][wpvideo iqttN4hO]

  Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Music Presentation in 4th grade

By Francis Carlier

After one trimester working on Balkan Voice with Marie Hayes, 4th graders presented to their parents what they have learned. Below is one video of the event in the auditorium.


  Friday, April 8, 2016

Letters from 1st graders

By Isabelle Gilet

I was delighted to visit this afternoon the first grade class of Sandrine. The students had written letters to me about their life at school and what they like during recess. The letters very well presented and read! Some students also prepared letters for Francis Carlier or Valérie Asensio. On the picture, the students who chose to write to me!

Bravo aux élèves de CP pour leur bon travail!

Christian Jarlov

Friday April 8


  Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Rallye Math

By Francis Carlier

Every year, teachers at SDFAS participate in the Rallye Math, which is a mathematics contest organized by the French association AEFE (Agency for French Education Abroad). Students are working in groups in order to solve problems of different difficulty levels. At the same time, they  are working on collaborating together and making decisions. Bellow are the 3rd graders B working on the Rallye Math.IMG_8089 IMG_8088 IMG_8087

  Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Mission Project in 4th grade

By Francis Carlier

Fourth Grade students at SDFAS have worked very hard over the past few weeks to research and complete a model of one California Mission of their choice. The students presented their reports and creative models in front of the class to share what they had learned. The missions were on display in the auditorium this past Monday for everyone to enjoy!

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  Thursday, March 3, 2016

Hatchet by Gary Paulsen

By Francis Carlier

After reading the novel Hatchet by Gary Paulsen, fifth grade students then created a project based on the novel. They used their creativity to recreate a scene from the book as a diorama or wrote a survival guide for how to survive in the wilderness. All projects were based on information found in the novel. Some of the projects are displayed in the library for all to enjoy.

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  Monday, February 8, 2016

Brazilian Music in 1st grade

By Francis Carlier

After a good work in visual art during the first trimester, the students can enjoy Brazilian Music and Percussion with Ilana Quieroz.