Information Websites on Insects and Non-Insects

We are starting to do some research on small crawling and flying animals. We started reading through books in our class to find information, but will also practice researching online as well! Below are some websites that I found that have some information on the different topics. You are welcome to do some research at home […]

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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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Bats!

As we are so lucky to have a guest speaker with us on Thursday talking about bats (and even bringing one to show us!), we started off to build up some information and learn a little bit before she comes. To do that, we read the story, “Stellaluna” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VLRIvyWUzxs. Afterwards, we brainstormed all the different things […]

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Kid Action Ideas!

Over the last week, we have been talking about the endangered species in Alberta. This stemmed from our inquiry into Small Crawling and Flying Animals and now we are taking action! The students were supposed to do a little research about the animals on the Alberta Endangered species list to find out information about their […]

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HOMEWORK

Today we ran out of time to talk about this, so students will need to look through and do a bit of research to bring with them on Monday! In our science unit, Small Crawling and Flying Animals, we have looked at bats, owls, invertebrates and vertebrates. Now comes the action piece. All around the […]

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All About Owls!!

Here are some things that we already know and some wonders we have about owls. Are there anymore that you can add??   Here is the link to watch “Owl Babies” with your parent, brothers or sisters too! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6aYYiyQUmY

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