Our little scientists love H2O!
The scientist had many stations available for the students to explore various aspects of water.
|"Ms. Tompkins we are doing math too!" - When using the measuring cup to see there was 100 mL|
|What happens when you drop water on a sponge?|
|What will happen to the water when we put it in these containers?|
|They made and tested sail boats|
|What will happen to these objects when we drop them in water?|
|Water can be a lot of fun too!|
- about the water cycle: evaporation, condensation and precipitation
- water can be absorbed or not
- objects sink or float
And so much more!
'How to Raise a Scientist'
The Scientists in School website has lots of really great ideas and resources available for not only teachers, but parents and children as well. Here is the link to the parent page giving ideas on how to raise a scientist: http://www.scientistsinschool.ca/for-parents.php.
I love this suggestion from the website: