Sunday, April 9, 2017

Popcorn Stem Lesson

Students were challenged to make a container holding exactly 293 pieces of popcorn. See the pictures that showcase the different shapes. We launched the activity by reading The Popcorn Book by Tomie DePaola. We had a few surprises along the way. Congratulations to Story and Madeleine for creating a container into which the popcorn fit perfectly! Also, to everyone else: Luke, Tully, Drew, Brady, Vivi, Heather, and CC!








Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Thursday, March 2, 2017

6 LAYER DENSITY DIP!

On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons, students learned about density and what that means with solids and liquids. Here are a few photos of our experiment with using 6 liquids to determine which are the most and least dense. To find out how we explored this concept, please have your child share! It was very exciting to watch...




 

Friday, January 20, 2017