Activities, Project and Problem Based Units

Problem Solvers and AIG Plan

2016-2017

 

1st Grade

 *Landform Expert Projects
(October-November)

 *Analogies, math patterns, other activities that exercise flexible and elaborative thinking
(December-January)

 *Galimoto Creation Station
(February))

 *Analogies, math patterns, other activities that exercise flexible and elaborative thinking
(March)

 *PBL: Save the Bees! A Bee Awareness Campaign
(April-May)

2nd Grade

Rare Animals (October, November)

 *Analogies, math patterns, other activities that exercise flexible and elaborative thinking, science investigations

(December)

 *PBL: Invention Convention
(January-February)

 * Analogies, math patterns, other activities that exercise flexible and elaborative thinking
(March)

 Fairy Tales (April-May)

3rd Grade

 *Caesar’s English and Math (throughout)

 *Engineering
(January-February; Culmination February 23rd or 24th)

 *Scientists with Impact and Kids’ Inquiry Conference at Nesbitt Discovery Academy (March-April)

 *PBL: Eat Local: A Community Farming Awareness Campaign

(April-May)

 

 

 

 

4th Grade

 *Caesar’s English and Math (throughout)

 *PBL: Natural Disasters and Extreme Weather
(September-October-November)

 December: *Caesar’s English and math concentration

 *Engineering (January-February: Culmination: Engineering Summit: February 23rd or 24th)

 *Scientists with Impact and Kids’ Inquiry Conference at Nesbitt Discovery Academy (March-April)

 *PBL: Entrepreneurship (April-May)