Thank you for a wonderful 2017!

Thank you parents for allowing me to have the opportunity to teach and get to know all of your wonderful students!  I hope you have a happy, relaxing, and safe winter break.  See you in 2018!

Big Bushy Mustache

Today we read the story “Big Bushy Mustache,” by Gary Soto.  To better relate to Ricky, the main character, we made our own beautiful mustaches.

2nd Grade class with big bushy mustaches 2nd Grade class with big bushy mustaches

Wonderwhirlers

Today we explored Wonderwhirlers!  We tested how design, mass, and force effect an object.  It also helped us learn about how to harness wind energy.

 

How to make a paper Helicopter Design Template

Constructing paper helicopters.Girl throwing paper helicopter.