(= Lifecycle of a glass bottle) Ms Machado’s grade 6’s had the formidable challenge of researching and presenting the lifecycle of various objects, and then reporting back in french! Thank goodness for Google translate, as well as the hard work and great effort working NOT in their “mother tongue”.
In our class we learned about different kinds of energy sources. In groups we studied about solar; wind; hydro; fossil fuels; nuclear and wave energy. We used an easy-to-follow website to gather information about the advantages and disadvantages of these sources. Each group was assigned a particular energy source to defend. During the debate we … Continued
We have now had 3 lessons of Beyond Recycling in Mrs. Anast’s class at Tafalgar. In the first lesson, we looked at the history of waste. It was fun to see the ‘historical guests’ to help us learn about the kind of waste we made in each time period. The amount of garbage has gone … Continued