August 29, 2014

Ms. Tucker

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You’re Invited!

Open House! Friday, August 22, 1:00-2:30pm  Whether you’re new to our classroom or you’re returning for a 2nd or 3rd year, I’d love to see you! Please also feel free to bring school supplies at this time. A reminder that… [Read More...]

May Catch-Up

Ali reads to her little buddy, Alex Josh and his big buddy Lucy read a book together Nick and Nathan have loved being buddies this year! Delaney runs hard for the Jog-a-Thon! Mac, Mrs. Noles and Alex enjoy the gorgeous… [Read More...]

Dates!

There is so much happening these last couple months of school! I wanted to remind you of dates and details and announce a new opportunity to come to our classroom! Music Program: Wednesday, April 30th Please have your student in… [Read More...]

EARTHQUAKE!

  Here students push together two graham crackers, moistened with water where they meet. This investigation showed us how we can see fault lines on the earth’s surface, and how new structures can form (mountains, hills). Students built solid structures… [Read More...]

Weather Investigations

Last week we investigated weather, the water cycle, and asked, “what are rainbows and clouds?” Here students make a “Cloud in a Jar” and watch their rain fall.

100 Days of School

We had a fun day celebrating 100 days of school today!

Tuesday Snapshot

Every day students rotate through English Language Arts Centers. Students journal, read to others, work on handwriting, play with words. Once a week, students take a break from these centers to create and imagine at our Imagination Station. Here they… [Read More...]

Word Problems

Writing our own and figuring out word problems has been a big part of our math year. Here Mrs. Belesiotis-Votos’, Mrs. Lilly’s and Ms. Tucker’s math class create a scene for their latest word problems. They are tasked to create… [Read More...]

Model Earths

In an effort to understand plate tectonics and their role in earthquakes, students built model earths this week from salt dough. We layered red (core), orange (mantle), yellow (crust) and blue/green (oceans/continents). We then cut our models in half to… [Read More...]

Valentines and Volcanoes

  Students enjoying our Valentines Day Party!   Painting volcanoes to add to our Volcano and Earthquake Detective Book