Second Grade Owl Research
Second Grade Discovery students have spent a lot of time learning about owls this year. They have researched many new facts and investigated owl pellets. To demonstrate their new learning, students created a book, The Amazing Lives of Owls.
Fifth Grade Genius Hour - Pollinators
A group of fifth graders investigated pollinators in their Genius Hour research. They were curious about the many threats to pollinators--and the important role that they play in ecosystems and our food chain. One of their recommendations was to plant wildflowers to attract bees, butterflies, and birds to neighborhood gardens, so we did just that! There are now two beds in our Montclair garden planted with a wildflower mix to attract our pollinator friends.
Third Grade Curiosity About 'The Dark Ages'
Third graders read an article about 'Dark Ages' on NewsELA and became interested in the European Middle Ages. The following article highlights some of the things they learned.