Imagine Schools West Gilbert

Imagine Kids of West Gilbert Talk Reading Buddies and STEM

Imagine Schools Pre-K students team up frequently with their reading third grade reading buddies. This is a great way for students to teach to their younger peers all the while they are learning as well! Q. What do you do with your reading buddy? A. She comes to visit me and read. We talk and she is fun. Q. What …

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Shadow Enjoys Being a Member of School Robotics Club

Q. What is the robotics club? A. It is club that’s after school where groups of students work together to make a robot to compete in a competition. Q. What is your favorite part of the Vex Robotics Club? A. My favorite part of Vex is designing new ideas that would help us get points in the match. Get points …

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Brayden and Autumn Build Seed Spreaders at Imagine School

Brayden Q. What was the challenge given to you? A. We were to see which group could make a thing to disperse the most seeds. We used clay, popsicle sticks, tape and clothespins so we could create it. Q. What is the name of the contraption? A. We called it the Pokémon catcher ­ the seeds were the Pokémon that we …

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Josalyn Enjoys Kindergarten at Imagine West Gilbert

Q. What is your favorite thing about Kindergarten? A. In Kindergarten I love when my teacher, Mr. Black, reads us a book because he is good at reading. Q. How do you learn in class? A. When we learn in class we learn about things like plants. My teacher had some soil. We read a story and then we got a special …

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Brandon and Nicole Talk STEM at Imagine West Gilbert

Imagine West Gilbert’s mission is to build 21st century skills through creativity, collaboration, and innovation to develop globally successful leaders through positive character development and a rigorous STEM education. Students at Imagine use hands-­on, real world learning to investigate, explore, create and build. Brandon B. ­ Q. Why do you feel that STEM is important? A. STEM is important because if someone wants …

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Reading Buddies at Imagine School West Gilbert

Reading Buddies – Willie G., third grade and David L., Pre-K. At Imagine West Gilbert reading buddies pay a visit each week to their “buddy” class to read stories and have a friend to partner with in learning positive character and how to be a leader. Q. What is the best thing about being a reading buddy to a younger …

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If We Build It…..All Will Come!

Welcome to Imagine West Gilbert’s Reading Garden. This dream began and grew to reality under the inspiration and hard work of the “Reading Buddy” classrooms led by teachers Michele Triebel (first grade) and Jane Debatty (eighth grade). Weekly, the two classrooms would meet and explore together the wonderful world of reading. As their friendships grew, so too emerged an exciting …

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Imagine West Gilbert is Preparing Students for the Future

At IWG’s first STEM night families learned how students will become familiar with the engineering process. Students will understand there are multiple ways to get to an answer and it takes multiple attempts through questioning, imagining, innovation, creativity, and revision. 2,690 total views, no views today

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Sparky’s Tour comes to Imagine School

Sparky’s Tour, in conjunction with the Sun Devil Club and Sun Devil Athletics, is a youth education initiative focused primarily on good character traits and healthy living. The program focuses on the six character traits using the acronym S.P.A.R.K.Y. — Self Discipline, Positive, Active, Respect, Knowledge and Yourself. The program is led by current students at ASU including student-­athletes, and also features …

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Running Club Keeps Imagine Students Active

Running club is held once a week after school at Imagine West Gilbert. Every student has a different goal and the overall long term goal is to build a level. During running club each member has 20 minutes to earn five popsicle sticks at their level by running from the start to their level cone. What do you like best about running club? …

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