Going Creeking

We tested out our boots yesterday and we didn’t talk much about scientific facts, because science was all around us!  Robert tried to catch a tiny mudpuppy, Eliot started making a dam, Garrison collected up some rocks to examine later, everyone discovered that...

Science Fair

Science Fair Project Plan for Oaks and Red Oaks Everyone will need a display flat (available at the Dollar King for $1 right now) OAKS: (Red Oaks see further below) On the flat, there will be sections labeled: What’s the Question Being Explored? (This is the Central...

Water Properties and Biomes

The Owls are studying the properties of water and then will move to talking about water biomes. We are so excited to do some hands-on stuff in science, but everyone needs to be prepared. Send some boots that can get dirty that stay here. Send an old t-shirt to cover...

Science Fair Details

Science Fair Project—Due March 3rd We have a science fair coming up and I want everyone to know what’s required. First, come up with an idea and do a little research (on computer and in books) Second, decide what question you would like to ask. For example: “Do more...

Social Studies Writing

We are creating a Pioneer Mural in the hallway and the paintings and writing about pioneers will be on display. We will continue studying the settling of the West for two more weeks and then move into studying the Presidents in Social Studies and into a pond study for...