Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Writing Algorithms in Math

This week, students are writing algorithms for addition and subtraction of fractions.  Here you see them working in groups discussing the step-by-step directions they need to follow in order to solve the problems.






Goodbye to Ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia and Greece

We are done with Ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Greece.  On to ROME!

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Camp Memories, Part 3

And FINALLY.....
 
 
 

Camp Memories, Part 2

Here are pictures dissecting owl pellets!'
 





Camp Memories!

Here are some images taken at camp where the students were doing the Kettling activity.  It was a good day, the students were great, and all had fun!

 
 
 

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Getting Ready for Camp!

CJ, Bryce and Tyler                              Robby, Hannah, Bella, and Jade
                                                                                         

Today and tomorrow, we will be getting ready to go to camp.  Mrs. Vanden Heuvel well be teaching students the necessary skills for kettling.  I will be preparing students to do the STEM challenge and owl pellets.
Today's pictures show students designing a free standing structure and trying the design out.



Thaiz, Anayeli and Kyle           Jacob and Everett  

Brittany
Max
Serenity
 Amy