We’re starting a detailed look at the Water Cycle. Tomorrow we’re going to do water quality testing and experimenting with different ways to filter out bad stuff in water. Later we’ll try to see if we can setup a terrarium with plants, living creatures and aime kind of filtration system. So we have two projects … Continue reading Trying our hand and composting and water testing
Had a good time working through the scientific process / method with the kiddos this week. They really understood it. Our experiment was to find out what liquid would dissolve an M&M, water, Sprite or vinegar. Well, we found out that after 24 non had dissolved. They did discolor and get all strange looking, but … Continue reading Being scientists
I honestly have been blessed with a phenomenal class. Yes, teaching is a task. I won’t lie and say it’s some kind of cake walk. That being said I am very happy for right now. I know that I have the right class. Each desk is filled with the exact kids that I need to … Continue reading The Team’s all here
I find the way kids see problems and the world quite interesting. As adults we have years of experience, while kids have just begun their journey of learning. Though this is certainly the correct answer it wasn’t the one they question really asked for. However, do I mark it wrong or do I guve them … Continue reading I am ready for this
The 2018-19 school year is certainly underway. I’ve met most of my students yesterday and today. I’m really excited about getting into the books and getting these little people after their goals. Tomorrow is our true first day of class. Can’t wait to let the chase begin. Continue reading Let the chase begin!
This year’s cruise was outstanding! So many fantastic experiences and excursions. By in far our best trip to date. Well worth the sacrifice, time and effort to arrange. Oh, let’s just say that I was “trash keto” these last two weeks. So let’s talk about this cruise. UGLY Size and age of the ship: This … Continue reading Cruise 2018