Monthly Archives: October 2015

Marshmallow Towers

Today was happy because Mrs. Brim arrived with another fun project.  The crew was given a giant marshmallow, 36 inches of string, 36 inches of masking tape, and 25 sticks of uncooked spagetti and challenged to build the tallest freestanding … Continue reading

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Timeline Presentations!!!!

The crew did an awesome job on their first timeline presentations!  The crew’s speaking and listening skills were impressive.  I love seeing all the sweet pictures!

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Math Problem Solving!

The crew could could choose to solve the problem alone, with a partner, or with a group. Turns out I had 17 nickels!! After problem solving the crew could later choose to do “Math by Myself” or “Math with Someone”

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We got BOOED!!!

Happy Smiles for this crew opening their “BOO” bag someone left on our ship!

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Enemy Pie

On Monday we read a book called, Enemy Pie and since it is one of Mr. Strickland’s favorites we invited him on board to read it to the crew!   It’s all about a little boy who declared a neighbor … Continue reading

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Ninja Day!

Ninja Day started with the book, “Nighttime Ninja” where we learned all about the quiet ways Ninjas move!  Then we launched our Ninja Day plan and decided to move like Ninjas to complete our “mission.” The crew paired up and … Continue reading

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A visit from the Fire Station

We started our day with making cards for the firefighters.  Here are just a few I managed to take a picture of before it was time to go! Our first stop was to watch a video about fire safety withSparky … Continue reading

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Gummy Bear Experiment

We investigated how gummy bears might change in different liquids.  They had to use their senses and do a lot of recording of their data.  The crew LOVED this experiment and I think they learned a lot about the scientific … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Golden Girl!

What happens when you turn the same number as the day you were born?   It’s considered your GOLDEN birthday! Happy 7th Birthday!

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Happy Birthday!

We are enjoying some serious cupcake & cookie fun lately!

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