2nd Grade Learning About Matter

Submitted by stephanie.galt on Fri, 10/15/2021 - 21:11

Second grade has been learning about properties of matter and recycling. This week, Mrs. Hill’s class was able to bring recyclable items to school. They sorted them according to their properties and took them to be recycled.  Way to go second grade, we sure love that you are learning about science and recycling at the same time.  

Mrs. Hill

Engineering Skills in 4th Grade

Submitted by stephanie.galt on Wed, 10/13/2021 - 18:55

Mrs. Truscott's class has a fun basic engineering task that not only allowed students to complete a friendly class competition, it gave them authentic practice with communication and negotiation skills, as well as using the habit of synergizing.  

Mrs. Truscott

Little Caesars and Sunpro Reward Students

Submitted by stephanie.galt on Mon, 10/11/2021 - 13:58

Little Caesars Pizza and Sunpro recently partnered with the Cherry Creek PTA to reward students during the book fair week.  Miss Pullan's class visited Sunpro where the highlight of the tour was the requested chain saw section.  They popped some corn for students and answered 2 million 3rd grade questions.  Then students went to the gas station.  Here they learned about safety measures gas stations take.  They learned that about once a week customers accidentally drive off with the gas nozzle still in their car.  The nozzle is designed to detatch safely from the pump and drag along with the