Archive for: September, 2015

 
EE Third Graders Reflect on 9/11

EE Third Graders Reflect on 9/11

Edinboro Elementary third graders did an activity reflecting on September 11. Teachers read them Jacqueline Dembar Greene’s The 2001 World Trade Center Attack. Then, students did a writing activity where wrote about who a hero was from that day and who their everyday hero is today.

 
GMHS Watch 9/11 Service Video

GMHS Watch 9/11 Service Video

After a moment of silence for 9/11, all high school teachers showed a short service video to students during second period. The video suggests that students commemorate that event with a day of service toward others as a way to combat the hate that terrorism embodies and promotes. Following the […]

 
Launching Marshmallows – STEM in the Classroom

Launching Marshmallows – STEM in the Classroom

Justin Burgos and Colin Bruce found success with the Marshmallow Challenge, creating a launcher that shot the marshmallow across the room. ——————————– Does building a marshmallow launcher with a cup, balloon and marshmallow sound fun to you? McKean Elementary fourth graders think so as well. This year, McKean Elementary fourth-grade […]