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Math and Science Go Hand in Hand!

June 3, 2013 · Comments Off on Math and Science Go Hand in Hand! · First Grade, Math, science

From Ms. Outlaw: First grade is exploring and making connections in Math and Science.  Through investigation and application room 303 puts SOLs in “real life” context.  Exploration doesn’t just happen in the classroom.  Our first grade scientists went to the depths of our school yard to collect specimens of natural resources. They discovered what natural […]

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Norfolk Zoo Field Trip

May 27, 2013 · Comments Off on Norfolk Zoo Field Trip · Kindergarten, science

On Thursday, May 16th, the Kindergarten students went on a field trip to the Norfolk Zoo.  The purpose of the field trip was to reinforce and make a connection with Science SOL  K.7 (The student will investigate and understand basic needs and life processes of plants and animals;    (animals need adequate food, water, air, shelter […]

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COLOR DRAW and RESEARCH NATURAL RESOURCES

April 21, 2013 · Comments Off on COLOR DRAW and RESEARCH NATURAL RESOURCES · First Grade, science

From Ms. Marks: First grade students learn about natural resouces by using resource books to find the meaning of the term and examples of each to draw. This activity provided an interesting center-focused method to introduce the topic to primary students. The students were provided a chart with the 8 grade-level natural resouces required to master, and […]

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Work Made Easier with Simple Machines

April 16, 2013 · Comments Off on Work Made Easier with Simple Machines · science, Third Grade

Ms. Lewis shares: For our simple machines unit, we studied SOL 3.2.  During the unit, the students explored the function and the uses of the six types of simple machines—lever, screw, pulley, wheel and axle, inclined plane, and wedge.  The students created a simple machine PowerPoint by snapping pictures of simple machines located around our […]

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Shapes in Kindergarten Everyday Living

November 8, 2012 · Comments Off on Shapes in Kindergarten Everyday Living · Kindergarten, science

From the Kindergarten team: If there were no shapes around, one would not be able to recognize or distinguish the many possessions that are around us.  Nor would we be able to describe or illustrate the things that are seen daily.  That is the task the kindergartners were assigned to discover.   They had to gaze […]

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3rd Grade Studies Physical Properties

October 10, 2012 · 1 Comment · science, Third Grade

Third-graders at Victory have been studying the three stages of matter: solid, liquid and gas.  We’ve been discribing and classifying matter by their physical properties.  Last week, Mr. Trewartha’s students investigated the physical properties some of our favorite matter, COOKIES!  Watch to see what the students discovered as they investigated this tasty treat!  Click the […]

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