Our Classroom

IMG_1498

As part of our community building process at the beginning of the year, our students voted on a name for our class. They decided on the Dolphins because they embody many characteristics of dolphins: they are intelligent and curious, they take care of each other and they have a special way of communicating and working out their problems.

Our Engineering Design Process and Habits of Mind

Screen shot 2014-10-17 at 11.21.16 PM  Screen shot 2014-10-28 at 4.20.40 PM

 

We have a makerspace, which we call the Tinkerlab, in our classroom.

Tinkerlab

Other parts of our classroom:

IMG_0038 IMG_0040IMG_0044IMG_0046 IMG_0047 IMG_0048 IMG_0050 IMG_0052IMG_0173MicroscopeScience Discovery TableMagnifying glass and branches Doughnut

 

 

 

Themes in the Focus on K2 Curriculum

CommunityAnimalsConstructionOur World

IMG_3775.JPG

The students are going to make the poster to represent our outdoor classroom after we start using it in the spring.

 

Theme posters created by Carla Johnson. The students will be creating their own poster of our outdoor classroom during the year.

 

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s