For our Inquiry-Based Project, the Grade 3 students will be making a roller coaster. They will have certain constraints. The constraints will be the amount of time that they have to make it and the materials they will be using. The students will have 3 classes to build their roller coaster and the material they […]
We played Toss It Up on Friday. The students had a lot of fun tossing the cards in the air and seeing which ones landed face up. It’s an easy but fun game! Happy playing!
Hi Grade Two Families, This card game really needed us to think and try to find what equations we can form using the three cards we flipped over. Once we got the hang of the game, some of the students started to strategize to think about what cards they had seen flipped over and what […]
In the course of the school year, several students showed interest in wanting to do a presentation to the class on a topic they felt passionate about. This is the reason why I have decided to have the students do an oral presentation on a subject of their choice. One of the Big Ideas in […]
We played Pyramid on Friday. The trickiest part might’ve been recognizing which cards are free and which ones aren’t. Happy playing!
Hi Grade Two Families, To practice our addition, we played another variation of war: Addition War! They are slowly improving on their mental addition and card games are a fun way to practice! Happy playing!
Hi Grade Two Families, We played Crazy Eights! The class needed some gentle reminders to only play a card on their own turn. Many were developing their strategies to try to win the game. Happy playing!
Hi Grade Two Families, We played Closest To on Friday. We used our Math brains a lot while playing to figure out which numbers are close to each other and which ones are further away. The partners got to work together to talk about why they thought their number was closer or further away. Happy […]