Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Global Read Aloud 2019 Front Desk

Students have finished reading this book by Kelly Yang.
It is this year's Global Read Aloud selection.
Learn more about GRA here!
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Students made buttons to promote the book's message! I hope you consider reading this 
great book!

Vocabulary Day 2019

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Meeting our Kindergarten Buddies for Dot Day

Inspired by Peter Reynold's book The Dot we met with our Kindergarten buddies from Mrs. Mariott's class. We celebrated Dot Day and had a great time creating together!

Ecosystems and the Transfer of Energy

Students have been finishing up our unit on the transfer of matter and energy within ecosystems. Showing the food web and the transfer of energy is a tough thing to represent!

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Do Worms Eat Soil?

When students are posed with the question where do dead leaves go?  Many answered that worms often eat the dead plant matter in the soil. However, many students also believed that worms eat soil. 

After this engaging investigation from Mystery Science students discovered that worms prefer soil to dirt. They are not exactly eating the soil, rather the dead plant matter in the soild.

They are decomposers!