• Ecology-based Towns

    Posted by Kurt Sherman on 11/15/2018 2:00:00 PM

    Building a 21st century town... Students in 5/6 science are constructing towns based on studied ecological ideas. Each structure is considered by function, proximity to sensitive lands, and convenience to townspeople before being placed onto the town map.

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  • LCM and GCF Bedazzles and Bedevils Grade 6!

    Posted by Kurt Sherman on 11/5/2018 11:00:00 AM

    Grade 6 students are tackling a particularly thorny topic utilising Least Common Multiple and Greatest Common Factor in solving word problems in math.  Lots of Class discussion and table partner cooperation to make "heads or tails" about these strategies...GCF

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  • The Invisible World: River Science

    Posted by Kurt Sherman on 7/17/2018 8:30:00 AM

    It exists right next to where we're carrying on our daily lives.  We even sometimes use it to swim in.  Amazingly, we have little knowledge of the world of animals living among us without being seen.  This science investigation will "peel back the layers" of this water world to reveal the plants, animals, and water chemistry of our own Browns Riverhelgrammite

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