r
^

Monthly Archives: February 2020

Snowflakes

The class started off with a reading of The Mitten. Afterwards, the children made decorative snowflakes out of coffee filters which were beautifully colored with watercolor paint.

Read more

Yearbook Portraits

              This week Jeff brought in a bunch of cool equipment so the Photons could experiment with lighting and take portraits for the yearbook.

Read more

Math Art

Today, we made spirolateral math art. I can’t quite put into words what that means, but find an Electron and they should be able to show you! We used multiplication, skip counting, graphing and patterning in our art.

Read more

Peer Reviews

We continued peer revision, with everyone offering feedback to three more of our young authors. Six more muons need to share and gather feedback, maybe two more classes? Then we will spend some time writing new and improved 2nd drafts!

Read more

Book Report – Warriors: A Dangerous Path by Erin Hunter

First Name: Anna Age: 8 Book Title: Warriors: A Dangerous Path Author: Erin Hunter Fiction Genres: Fantasy Write three (3) sentences which describe the Setting of the book. Be sure use descriptive words.: The book takes place in the forest. There are four clans in it: ThunderClan, WindClan, RiverClan, and ShadowClan. Fireheart lives in ThunderClan. […]

Read more

Lab Report: Why are tennis balls fuzzy?

First Name: Sirius Age: 9 Experiment Title: Why are tennis balls fuzzy? What was the purpose of your experiment? Provide a brief description of what you were hoping to learn, discover, or study.: I was hoping to learn why tennis balls are fuzzy. What was your hypothesis?: That the ice cube covered with flower would […]

Read more

Book Report – Warriors: The Darkest Hour by Erin Hunter

First Name: Anna Age: 8 Book Title: Warriors: The Darkest Hour Author: Erin Hunter Fiction Genres: Fantasy Write three (3) sentences which describe the Setting of the book. Be sure use descriptive words.: The book takes place in the forest. There are five clans: ThunderClan, WindClan, RiverClan, ShadowClan, and BloodClan. The forest is still split […]

Read more

Book Report – Warriors: Into the Wild by Erin Hunter

First Name: Anna Age: 8 Book Title: Warriors: Into the Wild Author: Erin Hunter Fiction Genres: Fantasy Write three (3) sentences which describe the Setting of the book. Be sure use descriptive words.: The setting is the forest. There are four clans in the forest, ThunderClan, WindClan, RiverClan, and ShadowClan. All the clans try to […]

Read more

Lab Report: What is the best way to throw: Wrist flick or no Wrist flick?

First Name: Sirius Age: 9 Experiment Title: What is the best way to throw: Wrist flick or no Wrist flick? What was the purpose of your experiment? Provide a brief description of what you were hoping to learn, discover, or study.: I was wondering what is the best way to throw. What was your hypothesis?: […]

Read more

Lab Report: What makes a frisbee fly?

First Name: Sirius Age: 9 Experiment Title: What makes a frisbee fly? What was the purpose of your experiment? Provide a brief description of what you were hoping to learn, discover, or study.: I was hoping to learn what makes a frisbee fly. What was your hypothesis?: That the water would splash up and fly, […]

Read more