Entries by Gilson

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Eco-Cone

OBJECTIVES Students learn to:
• Understand the interdependence we have with nature and other animals
• Be introduced to the topic of global warming and the worldwide efforts being initiated to minimize it
• Be encouraged to think of ways they can contribute to the effort

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Dot Delight

OBJECTIVES Students learn to:
• Create design through repetition of a pattern
• Learn the definitions for “harmony” and “contrast” and how they work together in art
• Show an understanding of the definitions by creating a “unified” design

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Community Boards

OBJECTIVES Students learn to:
• Recognize the difference in appearance between urban, suburban and rural communities
• Understand that there are different types of homes, jobs, schools and lifestyles within each
• Discuss how the type of community affects the lives of the people in them

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Building Better Burgers

OBJECTIVES Students learn to:
• Organize thoughts into sentences on the same topics
• Think creatively, about how sentences combine to make a paragraph
• Apply the guidelines to their own writing

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Up ’n Atom

OBJECTIVES Students learn to:
• Understand that atoms are basic to all matter
• Learn the parts of an atom: Proton, Neutron, Nucleus, Electron, L & K Shells
• Are aware of how very small an atom is

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Hands-On Volume

OBJECTIVES Students learn to:
• The definition of volume
• How to calculate the volume of three dimensional items
• Understand how volume relates to addition and multiplication