Blog by Mr. Misch: Fourth grade students experience the change of the season in the school garden with Haiku poetry.
Blog by Mr. Misch: We would like to extend a big thank you to Catherine Whitehead for visiting the STEM Lab and sharing her expertise with Mrs. Price’s fourth grade class and Miss Curran’s fifth grade class. Miss Whitehead is an industrial engineer for Apple Inc. in Cupertino, California. Miss Whitehead became interested in industrial […]
Blog by Mr. Misch: Students from Miss Kovski’s class tested potential materials for hand pollinators. The independent variable of the experiment was pollinating material; the dependent variable, the amount of baking soda transferred from one flower to another. Some of the materials surprised us; they performed much better than we thought.
The Lego League Club is looking for up to 9 new children to participate in building cool animal-themed robots. Original post: https://hillhighlights.edublogs.org/2016/09/22/lego-league-competition-opportunity-5th-6th-grade/
Blog by Mr. Misch: Dear Fifth and Sixth Grade Parents, I would like to offer an opportunity to fifth and sixth grade students who are interested in participating in the First Lego League competition this year. The challenge just came out on September 1st, so it is not too late for us to register teams. […]
Blog by Mr. Misch: Students in Ms. Curran’s class tackled the first design challenge of the year, “Saving Fred the Worm.” Fred’s life preserver is stuck beneath his boat, and you have to pull it, the life preserver, up and put it around Fred. There’s only one catch, you can’t touch Fred, the cup, or […]