One of the joys of teaching is seeing students master concepts that previously gave them trouble. Long division no longer phases the fourth graders!
Students begin a flower experiment, in which five of the same kind of flower will listen to different kinds of music. Today students performed their initial observations; noted the control, independent, and dependent variables; and created their hypotheses. Stay tuned for updates on the flowers.
Vraja Kishor learns about the different states of matter. What happens when you heat water in a glass jar with a balloon on top? The seventh grader records his observations and measures them against his own hypothesis.