Usually very little homework, they will use their science spirals to take notes and make observations from the lessons out of the science kits.

10-12-18 finished Investigation 1 by having the students notice that gases have weight.

10-5-18 learned more about mass and volume using water and displacement

9-28-18 found the volume and mass of a wax block and clay block and read from science book p. 2-5

9-27-18 took some notes about the 3 states of matter- solid, liquid, gas and showed how air is in an "empty" water bottle by squeezing it and letting them feel the pressure and hear the air escape when the lid was released.

9-26-18 Starting our unit called STRUCTURES AND PROPERTIES OF MATTER they just brainstormed what they know already about matter and started creating questions about it. They wrote notes in their science spiral.

9-14-18 Science packet #1- "Why are bones hard and muscles soft?" Homework: finish packet