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School News

Student Summit Special Guest

Willow Lane Elementary students were visited by a special guest this week. University of Minnesota Gopher Men's Basketball player Parker Fox stopped by during their Student Summit.

Lesson on Healthy Habits

Willow Lane Elementary second graders discovered healthy habits with Nutritionist Jackie Mart. She read students the book, "What's So Yummy? All about Eating Well and Feeling Good" by Robie H. Harris.

team work

Willow Lane Elementary third graders are participating in a leadership project called Minnow Tank, inspired by the TV show Shark Tank, which teaches the value of service, teamwork and persuasive speaking. Their preparations for the project were captured in a recent video issue of the district's The Week in 62.4 Seconds.

creative students

For the past 10 years, Willow Lane Elementary has hosted a "Hunt for the Great Flake". They've modeled their medallion hunt after the medallion hunt that takes place during the St. Paul Winter Carnival.

Author Visit

Willow Lane Elementary second graders had a special guest visit their classrooms this week. The exciting experience was captured in this week's issue of the district's "The Week in 62.4 Seconds".