Thursday, May 26, 2016
What an article we read today! The kids had a great discussion on the various causes to the decline in honeybees. We then watched a video of a beekeeper sharing his concerns and how scientist are tracking the honeybee to see where they travel and where they're vanishing to.
Here you see a skyscraper before an earthquake standing still.
Here there was a crack at the fault line causing an earthquake. The skyscrapers then sway to protect themselves from structural damage.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Saturday, May 7, 2016
Thursday, May 5, 2016
We've begun our new unit in social studies on Japan. Today we talked about how this country lies along the fault line and therefore experiences both earthquakes and tsunamis.
In the pictures you will see the students using their bodies to show what happens after the plates rub together and cause a crack in the tectonic plates.
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
What fun we had reading a trickster tale. We laughed when we read how clever Hare was in outwitting Bear. Ask your child to share with you what Hare did. Have them tell you the message the author wanted us to walk away with after reading TOPS AND BOTTOMS.