Kids Stuff

Halloween Fun at a Distance

Oct 29,2020

Children of all ages! Halloween2020.com suggests teaming up to coordinate a neighborhood Zoombie party complete with games, scary stories and a costume contest. You can drop off goodie bags and candy buckets on doorsteps in advance or arrange porch pickups from one location.

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Students Call for Peace

Sep 24,2020

The Students of The Child Unique/Montessori Elementary School of Alameda have taken on a new challenge in celebration of International Day of Peace on Sept. 21. In addition to creating the peace circle shown above, the students penned the following letter to the readers of the Alameda Sun.

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A Call for Kids to Eat Healthier

Sep 17,2020

The Healthy Kid Project is a free educational online program that serves as a call to action for kids and their families to eat healthy. The project, which starts tomorrow, Friday, Sept.

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Seasoning Holds Key to Making Delicious Meals

Sep 10,2020

We’re all on a diet — whatever we choose to eat on a regular basis is what makes up our diet. Yet when people talk about “going on a diet”, what comes to mind first and foremost is deprivation, and who wants to sign up for that?

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Equipped 4 Success Prepares Alameda Students for School

Sep 03,2020

The annual school supplies and backpack drive for low income Alameda students was held in mid-August, readying children for the Aug. 27, school year opening. The Alameda Education Foundation organized the effort, seconded by local school representatives and parents.

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AUSD Announces Intro to Ethnic Studies Class

Aug 20,2020

Beginning this fall, students at Alameda High School, Encinal High School, and ASTI will be able to take an Introduction to Ethnic Studies class designed to help them learn to think critically about issues of ethnicity, identity, service and social justice through a lens of history and sociology.

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Alameda Education Foundation &nbsp &nbsp Donations to the 2020 Alameda Education Foundation’s Equipped 4 Success program will also help teachers with mini-grants and resource materials.

Equipped 4 Success Reimagined

Aug 06,2020

This year, Alameda Education Foundation’s (AEF) annual Equipped 4 Success drive will provide vital support in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic and consider the needs of both students and teachers during this trying time.

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Helms Awarded Scholarship

Jul 16,2020

Lucy Helms, Alameda High School Class of 2020, proudly shows her scholarship certificate and bouquet of flowers.  The Alameda Chapter of the Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O) Sisterhood recently awarded Helms a $2,500 Star Scholarship. P.E.O.

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thebestideasforkids.com &nbsp&nbsp Pink Flamingo hand-compositions are a fun and easy project. You probably already the materials.

Keeping Busy at Home

Jul 09,2020

I don’t know about you, but my wife and I find it hard to keep our kids busy during the summertime. With everyone sheltering-in-place these days it’s even harder to keep keep them busy and keep their screentime down.

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