Day 158: Finishing the Giant Kerplunk Stations and Flying Kites with Mrs. Howell’s Class

Here is a look at our giant Kerplunk stations for our upcoming May Day Fun Day.  Hard to believe its that time of the year again.  Ms. Days and I have been working steadily on these things for a week.  Here are the fruits of our labor thus far… Also, … More Day 158: Finishing the Giant Kerplunk Stations and Flying Kites with Mrs. Howell’s Class

Day 156: Half day, No Makerspace, All Testing

Short day for students, but the test must go on!  We administered the first NJSLA Math portion for Grades 3-5 with no issues except for a few glitchy chromebooks (or maybe the system in general) where students were not able to access their tests at all.  We moved them into … More Day 156: Half day, No Makerspace, All Testing

Day 155: Holy Kites, the Kindergartners finished the Build!

As I mentioned yesterday, there was no way that we were going to slog through a lesson full of intricate (for a kindergartner) folds, taping, hole punching, etc. with our youngest crew.  Instead, I took the time to identify problem areas where kindergartners might get held up.  Folding, check…hole punching, … More Day 155: Holy Kites, the Kindergartners finished the Build!