Story Workshop with Loose Parts

Today the students had the opportunity to capture their stories while playing with loose parts! The stories that were uncovered and shared were full of magic and suspense, as well as, some stories captured the simple yet beautiful everyday moments experienced by the story teller.

Give Me 5!

Today the students looked at different arrangements of the number 5! We learned that no matter how you arrange 5 dots, there will always be 5! This is an important foundational understanding in Math. Conservation is the idea that a quantity stays the same even if it is arranged in different ways. The students spent some Read More …

Apple Math!

Mrs. Allanson’s visit to an Apple Orchard inspired Monday morning’s Math Challenge! How many apples can you find in the picture? After exploring this challenge, several students share their thinking about how they answered this question. As a group, we discover that there are many ways to find and count the apples, as well as, Read More …

Everyone has a Voice!

Choosing our next Go Noodle Champ provided a wonderful opportunity for Div. 17 students to experience democracy in action! We each had the opportunity to vote for the Champ of our choice and the winner is…”Just Gary”! We also learned about tally marks and how to use them as a counting tool! The learning never Read More …