Friday, March 23, 2018

Grade 4 Graphs!

Grade 4 is learning the ins and outs of graphing, data and chart making using Google Sheets.  We started off by watching the Brainpop video below:

  1. Create a Google Sheet in Drive
  2. Label the first column, Name
  3. Label the second column, Month
  4. Using Google Hangouts ONLY, find out the birthday month of each of your classmates by messaging them
  5.  Input the data under the appropriate column
  6. Remember, no talking!  Only use Hangouts in Gmail to get the information
  7. Good luck!

Grade 1 Celebrates Spring!

Spring has sprung and Kindergarten explored the websites below to celebrate spring.

Baby Chicks Hatching

Curious George Brings Spring

Butterfly Coloring

Starfall Garden Shop

Vegetable Patch

Spring Activities

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Grade 3 Multiplication Practice

Grade 3 watched the Brainpop video on Multiplication and then played some of the Brainpop multiplication games to practice their skills.

Brainpop Games

Friday, March 16, 2018

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Grade 2 Makes Music and Explores Virtual Museums

Grade 2 is exploring the possibilities of making and understanding music using Chrome Music Lab.

We explored some museums online.

The Met - How to videos

Guggenheim NYC

Art Institute of Chicago

We looked at the following drawing tools after our inspiration.

Friday, March 9, 2018

Grade 1 Studies Cycles

Grade 1 is learning about cycles in their unit of inquiry.  We used the Brainpop Jr video below to further our learning.

Butterfly Video

Stduents then made a map of the butterfly life cycle using the Brainpop Jr. Tool, 'Make-A-Map.'

Map Making Tool

When we finished, we watched this animated short film.

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Grade 5 Padlets

Grade 5 is learning how to use a Padlet  as a possible tool for grade 5 exhibition.


  1. Create a Padlet account by choosing the option to create an account with Google.
  2. Come up with a question you would like your grade 5 students to answer.
  3. Place the question as your Padlet title (and your name)
  4. Place the link to your Padlet on the Padlet below

Made with Padlet