Elementary Class has been investigating “What is mass?” and “What is matter?”.
After estimating the mass of many interesting items, we then measured the mass. Some items were very big and some items were very small: a big spiky ball, a laptop computer, a styrofoam lid, a paint brush. We also looked at the matter of each item – What is it made of? Using a magnifying glass, students looked very closely at the matter.
Our new IB unit is about “Time” – the past, the present, and the future. We are making a 2016/2017 EC timeline. We are going to put some of the interesting and important things that we have done this year onto this timeline.
For the next 4 weeks in our art lessons we are going to make some