Boats & Buoyancy Brainstorming

Today we brainstormed what we already know about boats and buoyancy. Is there anything we missed?? What else do you already know about boats that we should add to the mind map??

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Some more magnet videos….

Compasses: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MqCiY7MAT2U Magnetic Games: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wpmuttxolt8 Speakers: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AP2Nu4MZJRs MRI Machine: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6BBx8BwLhqg Auto Wrecking Lots: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8RHMbfGAi4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBWy9gzGGd4 Cow Magnets: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=97XKLmJWac8 River Cleaning: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJ6pNy80sE0 Recycling Depot: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nvJFFIzAwqI&ab_channel=Conveyortek What happens when a magnet is close to different technology: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_yEu2R1gYSs  

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Thermometers and Temperature

Last week with Mme. Ploughman, the kids started looking at temperature/hot/cold, etc. Today we revisited a thermometer and how to read it. We noticed that on thermometers, there are tiny lines to represent counting by 1s, medium lines to count by 5s, and big lines to count by 10s. Cassie pointed out that the reason […]

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Our little visitor today

Today, I conquered a little fear. I was not only in the same room, but right up close to an actual bat! It did help that I knew he couldn’t fly, and was still a little freaky, but it was so amazing! The kids had a great time learning a bit more about bats and […]

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Weather!

  As we begin to explore Hot and Cold and patterns, we will also learn about how symbols are used in our everyday life! Below is a picture of our brainstorming session today about the different things we know about weather. What else do you know about weather? Maybe watch the weather on the news […]

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Clay boat challenge

We have been talking about boats and buoyancy over the past few weeks. The kids have been reading some interesting books from the library and have been sharing the things they have learned on our Wonder Board! Today, the students were given a chunk of clay with the challenge to shape it so that it […]

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Enjoy our time at the Military Museum!

What are some things you learned, discovered or thought was interesting from the Military Museum?

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Temperature!

Today we started looking at hot and cold and what temperature is. The picture below are some of the things that we already knew before starting to learn more. Then we watched “Magic School Bus in the Arctic” to learn a little bit more about temperature and how to keep warm. In a comment below, […]

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Magnet Car Materials and Instructions

Today we brainstormed as a class some examples of materials that students could find at home and bring in to school to use to make their magnet vehicle. They do not need to bring/use every item on the list, as well they are free to bring other items that may not be on the list. […]

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Magnet Exploration and Discovery!

Over the last week, we have really explored magnets and what they are capable of. The picture shows some of the discoveries that the students made. In Social, we have been talking about Natural Resources and how they affect our lives. We then connected the idea that if we continue to use natural resources at […]

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