6th Grade Measurement and Space

6th Graders have been leaning about how to measure length and how to convert units.  This began with students planning a trip to Mars, and trying to figure out how much space they would need on their ship, as well as how much the cargo would weigh.  Because have been...

7th and 8th Grade Graphical Analysis of Motion

Students have been learning how to graph the motion of objects moving in 1 dimension at a constant speed.  This has involved calculating slope, recording and interpreting data, and constructing graphs.  As we progress, students will learn how to convert position vs...

Chemical Equations

Through the year students have progressed from learning about atomic structure and the evolving model of the atom to learning about how to use the periodic table as a powerful tool.  Students can now use the periodic table to predict what will be produced during a...