Ms. Lyda- First Grade

Grading Period

Science Standards/ Learning Targets

Problem/Challenge

Project Links

1st Nine Weeks

1.E.2 Understand the physical properties of Earth materials that make them useful in different ways. 1.E.2.1 Summarize the physical properties of earth materials, including rocks, minerals, soils and water that make them useful in different ways. 1.E.2.2 Compare the properties of soil samples from different places relating their capacity to retain water, nourish and support the growth of certain plants.

They are making a new walking trail in the woods up in the Coleman Boundary. The trail has a lot of twists and turns. We need your help making rock cairns to mark the trail at turns so that hikers do not get lost. Use rocks to create the highest cairn that you can.

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2nd Nine Weeks

Communities - Short challenge to be completed by Thanksgiving

Create a teepee that one student can sit inside.

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3rd Nine Weeks

 

 

 

4th Nine Weeks