The Project of the Week is shared with teachers electronically, then posted, and set up in the makerspace each week. This enables homeroom teachers to sign up for a time and bring their class in with very little prep work. These are the projects that have been shared up to the end of May 2017. Ramps … Continue reading
Mrs. Lant’s students had a chance to go into the makerspace to do the Playground Challenge as the Project of the Week. Students were asked to create a playground with 4-6 different elements (swings, monkey bars, etc.).
The week before Halloween, students throughout the school had a chance to engage with 7 different pumpkin stations to explore and learn about pumpkins. Students measured the pumpkins with standard and nonstandard units, determined if the pumpkins would sink or float, weighed a pumpkin, counted seeds from a pumpkin, tasted roasted pumpkin seeds, described and … Continue reading