We are learning about the properties of light. Through experimenting, we are discovering what materials light can pass through.
To finish off our penguin unit, we made penguin book corners. We had to use some origami skills and follow directions closely, but they came out adorable!
We are working hard on our new math unit – place value. Look at us go!
In science, we are having so much fun investigating the different ways in which penguins keep themselves warm!
We are beginning a new unit in coding – robots! First, we learned about how robots work in the real world, and then we met the new classroom ozobots. We will all get the chance to program with the new ozobots in the next few weeks.
We are beginning to write informational texts about our own penguin species. 1R students are presenting 3 facts that they chose to include about their penguin’s physical features.
We are loving learning about penguins. Here we are working hard to complete our penguin books and our penguin color by number sheets.
We are working on a penguin color by number activity to notice the physical differences between species.
We are beginning a new and exciting unit on penguins. 1R students are already activating their scientist brains and cannot wait to become penguin experts.
In math, IR students are working on modeling subtraction using unifix cubes. We use the die to roll a number that we will subtract from 15, then record each number sentence in our math journals.