Snowflake STEAM Project

Snowflake STEAM Project

Second Grade planned and designed snowflakes out of marshmallows and toothpicks after reading the book “Snowflake Bentley” by Jacqueline Briggs Martin.  They learned that the first snowflake was photographed by Wilson Bradley.  Snowflakes are formed when a water...
Oreo Moon Madness

Oreo Moon Madness

Second Grade read “Midnight on the Moon”,  a Magic Tree House book by Mary Pope Osborne.  In Science they learned about the phases of the moon.  The students experienced “0reo Moon Madness” while they made the moon phases from Oreo cookies.  They enjoyed...
Dancing Popcorn

Dancing Popcorn

Second grade learned about chemical reactions They saw what happens when a liquid:vinegar is added to a solid:baking soda ~ it combined to make a gas called carbon dioxide. The secret to the magic dancing corn is the baking soda and vinegar chemical reaction. The...
We are Thankful…

We are Thankful…

This month the second graders read Mary Pope Osborne’s book “Thanksgiving on Thursday “. They learned that the Pilgrims were thankful for the help of the Wampanoag tribe and for making it through the first winter at Plymouth. Then they made a turkey and on each of the...
A Matter of Air

A Matter of Air

Second Grade Experiment-A Matter of Air Students did an experiment to see what would happen if they put a glass with a paper towel into water upside down. Most students thought the paper towel would get wet, but to their surprise… the paper towel stayed dry!...

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