Dart's Insta Post
To wrap up the 3D shapes SA and Volume unit, we will be completing a journal entry. The requirements of this journal entry are 3 fold:
1. Calculate the surface area of Dart's old & new terrarium. These can be measured in class. Complete the calculations in an organized fashion to demonstrate your understanding.
2. Think deeper about why it might be important to calculate this value as a factor in Dart's well being and quality of life. Things you could think about:
3. Draw up what you think the instagram page should look.
Another Journal Page Entry
Question: What is the reason why we never see single-celled organisms the size of an elephant?
Here we will be utilizing our knowledge of surface area and volume to investigate this question. More details to come...
Science in the News
Last week, the kids picked a science news article to investigate the 5 Ws (Who, What, When, Where, and most importantly WHY)
They were to develop in partners, a 2 min presentation that outlines the 5 Ws with an emphasis on asking why questions like: