with students to support their learning in an area of interest, many of our schools are embracing inquiry based learning. This can be
within any learning area from Science, Math, to Art or Music.
Students in grade 8 are working in teams to calculate the exact
number of elastics that will successfully bungee the bug doll from a designated
height, they only get one drop!
Dash and Dot- Students in grade 3 are using Blockly to code
the Dash robot to solve a variety of puzzles.
Green Screen- Students in grade 6 are using the green screen
app DoINK to film themselves describing the various parts of the cell to
showcase their understanding.
Students in grade 4 are building a variety of structures to perfect their
skills in scientific literacy. Here they are attempting to build the tallest
tower in the class.
MakeyMakey is being used in partnership with the macbooks to code a
controller out of conductive materials.
Digiscope- Students in grade 8 are investigating the micro
world with the Digital microscopes in partnership with the macbooks.
Pyramid- Students in grade 4 are building their ability to
communicate and work together in the teamwork pyramid challenge.
RollerCoaster- Teams have been challenged to build a roller
coaster out of household materials in order to practice their data collection
and planning skills.
Students in grade 7 are writing lines of code to successfully make Sphero the
robot travel in between chairs and table legs.
Pulley- Students in grade 3 are being challenged to build a
simple pulley that will allow them to lift a cup of marbles off the floor.
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