Category Archives: Science

High School is Amazing!

Over the past two weeks our class has enjoyed visiting high school classrooms.  As a K-12 learning community we look forward to learning together on a multi-age campus. December is such a fun and exciting time of year that students … Continue reading

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STEM – Tower Prototype

Today our 4th grade students worked in groups to participate in a fun STEM project.  The town of STEM-a-lot wanted engineers to design a prototype of a tower that could support a “cutie” (clementine orange).  As a festive spin, students … Continue reading

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Life Science: A Day of Harvesting Vegetables

Our day at Miller Farms was incredible.  Students were able to harvest many different types of vegetables. Some of the vegetables include: green beans cabbage kale peppers and more! Whether students were searching for the perfect pumpkin, harvesting corn husks, … Continue reading

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Spectacular Star Lab / Solar System Museum

On Wednesday our students participated in a planetarium experience, called the Star Lab.  Jolene Adams, one of our awesome high school science teachers, shared her knowledge of constellations and the night sky.  Students were encouraged to spend a weekend or … Continue reading

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Poudre Learning Center

We had a remarkable day of outdoor learning and exploration.  Many students made science connections that would be impossible in a traditional classroom setting.  Thank you to all of our parent volunteers who shared the day with us.  We appreciate … Continue reading

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Valentines Day STEM Project

What a fantastic way to celebrate a holiday!   Our students enjoyed a busy day of learning together.  All 4th grade students started the morning with Ameritowne job training.   Before lunch students split into 4 groups and began researching: … Continue reading

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Little Shop of Physics

What an amazing morning of science discovery.  Thank you to all of the parents who joined us for our morning of learning.  Students had such a great time exploring the various science experiments.  We only wish we could spend an … Continue reading

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Rockets – Blast off!!!

Today a special traveling teacher from the Denver Museum of Nature and Science visited our school.  Daniella taught all of the 4th grade students about rockets.  We were fortunate to have this opportunity thanks to a special learning grant that … Continue reading

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Miller Farms

After a few days with rain it was absolutely refreshing to spend a day at Miller Farms.  Our students had such a great time learning about various forms of produce available in Colorado.  Agriculture is a HUGE part of our … Continue reading

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Little Shop of Physics

Today students enjoyed an amazing day of hands on science learning.  We visited Colorado State University’s Little Shop of Physics.  Ask about what we learned and explored.

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