Chris Forman


This year in the library, we are celebrating Illinois authors. Jacob Grant is an author and illustrator of picture books, who lives in Chicago. On September 25th, Mr. Grant Skyped with the Eastlawn kindergarten and first-grade students. He read his titles Little Birds Bad Word, Through with the Zoo, and […]

Illinois Author “Visits” Eastlawn


3rd-Grade students at Eastlawn did a teamwork lesson called “Saving Fred”. They had to work together to put the lifesaver/life preserver on a gummy worm without using their hands. Student groups had a plastic cup that represented the boat and the story that went along with the project explained that […]

Saving Fred in 3rd Grade


Dear Eastlawn Parents and Guardians:   Hello, my name is Mr. Christopher Forman and I am proud and excited to be your new Eastlawn Principal. Last year when visiting the school I heard from staff, administration and parents that I should visit the school at dismissal. Upon visiting I realized […]

Car Pick-Up Improvements at Eastlawn