Polaris Charter Academy

Where does responsibility lie?

September 10, 2014

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8th Graders will investigate responsibility throughout the year to prepare for their final Independent Study expedition! Read More »...

How does one effect change?

September 10, 2014

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Check out the 7th grader's work on change and food choice during the school year. Read More »...

What’s in our water???

September 10, 2014

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Polaris 5th and 6th graders investigate what makes clean water clean. Read More »...

Can you feel the power?

September 10, 2014

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Third and 4th graders can!  Read More »

Caution: Cartographers At Work!

September 10, 2014

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The 1st and 2nd graders are mapping out their road to success! Read More »...

Real World Learning – Type 2 Diabetes

February 4, 2014

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Eighth graders learn to make a diagnosis! Read More »

Lets Talk GMO

February 4, 2014

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So what are GMOs and how do I know when I’m eating them?  Read More »

Rockets, Rights and Riots – Oh my!

February 4, 2014

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Our 5th and 6th graders are traveling across time, layers in the atmosphere and the country! Read More »...

The Chicago Fire

February 4, 2014

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If we don’t understand history, are we doomed to repeat it? Our 3rd and 4th graders will make sure the Second City doesn’t become the Third City by exploring the Chicago Fire and the human response to disaster.  Read Mor...

Toys! Toys! Toys!

February 4, 2014

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It’s not just play time as our first and second graders explore how toys and simple machines work during their Toy Expedition.  Read More »...

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