Activities, Project and Problem Based Units

Problem Solvers and AIG Plan

2019-2020

 

1st Grade

 *Analogies, math patterns, Jacob's Ladder and other activities that exercise flexible thinking skills  including Byrdseed TV and 3-Act Tasks 
(September, October)

 *Galimoto Creation Station
(November and December)

*Analogies, math patterns, Jacob's Ladder and other activities that exercise flexible thinking skills  including Byrdseed TV and 3-Act Tasks 
(January and February)

 Mapping and Landform Expert Projects
(March, April and May)

 

2nd Grade

 *Analogies, math patterns, other activities that exercise flexible and elaborative thinking including Byrdseed TV and 3-Act Tasks
(September )

Unusual Plants and Animals
(October and November)

*Analogies, math patterns, other activities that exercise flexible and elaborative thinking including Byrdseed TV and 3-Act Tasks
(December)

 *PBL: Invention Convention
(January-February)

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

PBL: Save the Bees  (April-May)

3rd Grade

 *Caesar’s English and Math (throughout)

Jacob's Ladder fiction and non-fiction 
(September)

 *PBL: Eat Local: A Community Farming Awareness Campaign
(October and November)

Caesar's English
(December)

*Artists Throughout the Ages
(January and February)

Jacob's Ladder non-fiction and Alice in Wonderland 
(March and April)

 

 

 

 

 

4th Grade

 *Caesar’s English and Math (throughout)

*Engineering with Renewable Energy 
(September and October)

Math and Caesar's English
(November and December)

*PBL: Natural Disasters and Extreme Weather
(January and February)

  *PBL: Entrepreneurship
(March and April)