Monday, June 3, 2019

May 27th - 31st

This will be our last blog post for the year.  Thanks so much for giving me the opportunity to get to know your kids better - What a great group!

Math - Working on identifying the lines of symmetry.

Science: Learning about what materials are attracted to magnets.

Math - Using the preimage to create the image.

Math - Playing a dart game using our transparency mirrors.

Visiting the Pre-school room to see their bee projects.

Friday Fun - Learning to play Trash.

Presenting our Reader's Theater to the Kindergarten across the hall.

Our last PBIS winner - Congratulations Leah!

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

May 20th - 24th

Science - Working with the spheres and ramps for kinetic and potential energy.

Social Studies - Building our Railroad towns.  Check out the Seesaw post for the testing of the railroad bridges.

Science - What happens when objects collide?

Math - Measuring the area and perimeter of the classroom.  Then designing how the kids thought the desks should be arranged in the space.  Some pretty clever ideas.

Friday, May 17, 2019

May 13th - 17th

Science - Seeing if we can get the motors to run using a solar cell.

Social Studies - Working on our railroad bridges.

Math - Measuring the area of some of our U.S. States.

A visit from the 5th grade band.

STEM Activity - Can you build something you can use, with only 7 items?