||Art & Science
A big group participated and helped each other form words collaboratively!
|Create a Country
Students were divided into groups and told that they had just discovered an uninhabited island. The task was to create a country with all branches of government.
|Corn Husk Dolls and Paper Turkeys
As part of our Thanksgiving activities, each child followed step-by-step directions to make colorful paper turkeys and corn-husk dolls to take them home!
|Social Studies – Jeopardy!
Students played the game “Jeopardy” with states and capitals. All time favorite!
|Ten seconds – Creative Coloring
A game facilitating teamwork, creating a positive atmosphere and raising self-esteem.
The “scientists” were asked to pair up and perform tasks. Each scientist took a turn while the other wrote down the results. The question was: Is it possible to do two simple tasks at the same time?
Students read short passages and were asked to identify the author’s purpose and provide a title.
|How can you say it clearly?
The goal was to enable effective communication by saying what we mean and meaning what we say. Students performed short skits about real life scenarios.
|Diwali diyas – kids decorated clay lamps with glitter to use during the festival of lights.
Cartooning – students followed step-by-step instructions to draw a butterfly.