Homework

Homework

*Reminders* Please check your child's grades online. Zeros are missing assignments until assignments are turned in for partial credit Access to Project Based Inquiry Science e-books  Username: thorppbis Password: Thorp2013 Week of May 11 All classrooms: bring in old newspapers and…

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Geology

Geology

Geology Essential Question: What processes within Earth cause geological activity? Cinder cone, shield, and stratovolcanoes!   Learning about convection currents in the Earth's mantle. What types of fossils show evidence of continental drift?   Discovering density and how it relates to…

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Astronomy

Astronomy

Astronomy unit essential question: How can we know if objects in space will collide? Week of February 17 309 student-created rubric for final astronomy assessment: Create a realistic movie pitch using science knowledge in which there is a collision with…

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Digging In

Digging In

Student scientists "dig in" to the Project Based Inquiry Science launch unit by focusing on the essential question: How do scientists work together? Through out the launch unit, students study the science content of buoyancy, lava flow, and erosion accompanied by…

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Science Fair

Science Fair

Please click for Science Fair Information Science Fair Calendar 2014-15 Science Fair Rubric : Please review before printing out materials for your poster board! Congratulations to the 6th graders who made it to the Thorp Science Fair on Friday, November 21st! Thank you…

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