Monthly Archives: February 2012

"Create a Cloud" and Connect Children to Weather and the Water Cycle

Many of the second grade classrooms in Burlington have recently investigated weather as a unit. Students typically learn about temperature and how to measure it before logging changes in temperature over two weeks along with wind conditions and cloud coverage. … Continue reading

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Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing

The classroom buzzed with excitement. Tables grouped together were neatly covered with plastic table cloths and paper towels in preparation for the grand experiment. It was the moment students had anxiously anticipated for over a week and, with just an … Continue reading

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