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Monica Zack
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Space:  The Final Frontier! Wow!  We spent three months studying space.  We finished our last project with computer webs about the planets.  We enjoyed making our 3D mural and sharing our knowledge about the planets with each other.  We are now on an advent...
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Creative Thinking Challenge: What can you design with 25 straws and connectors?  Take a look of three of our future engineers at work!
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Creative Thinking Challenge:   What kind of hat can you make with a piece of paper and tape?
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Lego Challenges                                           We were given the challenge to create something from Lego with a pattern.  We were then asked to create something different using a different pattern.  Some of us created several things.  From this c...
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More Creative Challenges
No, it's "not a Stick"!  It's a ... We designed plans for the many things you can do with a stick.  We created and then redesigned as needed to complete our finished projects.  We hope you enjoy our creative processes.
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Reporting Growth and Change
Thank you to all the families that have visited for conferencing.  The students have worked very hard this past term.  They have demonstrated creativity, perseverance and determination.  We have enjoyed creative challenges, writing creatively and working in...
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Today's challenge involved boat building.  We looked at some popular designs for speed boats and talked about what would make a strong boat.  Then we used plasticiene to design our boats.  The challenge was to design a boat that would float and hold as many...
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Creative Challenges
We have begun our Creative Challenges.  Students are presented with a problem and given a challenge.  For this challenge, we needed to create something with a small piece of plasticene.  Here are some of our many creative ideas.  Watch for our next blog whe...
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Just a friendly reminder, that math games are coming home each week.  Students are encouraged to play the game with a family member and to complete the assigned activity sheet.  These games are designed to support our math curriculum as well as provide the ...
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We had an exciting afternoon with High Tech.  Wee were given several different challenges to take as engineers.  We had to work together in teams to complete our structures.  Here is some of our work.
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