2.1: November 12-15
• Art helpers Wednesdays and Thursdays, 11:00 p.m.-12:00 p.m., help set up and pass out materials, ongoing. Just show up, your help is appreciated.
• Garden Work Party in Native Garden, Friday, November 22, from 3:00 p.m.
• Drivers Wanted! 1.7 OMSI Field Trip- Labs: Cow Eye Dissection & Food Chemistry; OMNIMAX: Hurricane on the Bayou. Turn in criminal background information form pdf and proof of insurance form pdf to the office. Depart Winterhaven at 8:50 a.m., return at 12:00 p.m.
11.21 Parent/Teacher Conferences 4:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m.
11.25 Parent/Teacher Conferences 8:00 a.m. -8:00 p.m.
11.26 Parent/Teacher Conferences 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
* Call the office and ask to schedule your conference
12.5 Science Fair (Grades 5-8) 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
1. Food Forest
•continued work on pathway boarders, creating a map of our five regions, determining and prioritizing future work.
• Harvest kale and cook for cafeteria.
• Review of permaculture ethics and principles
2. Native Bird, Bug, and Plant Garden
• Path making- add bark mulch to path.
Review Part 1:
Question, Hypothesis, Background Information, and Journal
Graph your hypothesis: independent variable on the x-axis, dependent variable on the y-axis.
Review Part 2:
Designing the investigation; materials list and procedures, science notebook/journal for observations.
Conduct experiment and record observations in your journal throughout the process, using your data make a table and graph. Due Friday
2. Waste Reduction
3. Place Making
* measurement, stock and flow models, and connection circle completed this week and presented on Friday
Geometry and Measurement
• measuring angles of triangles and quadrilaterals
• pattern blocks and protractors
• parallels, perpendiculars, and angles
• Fibonacci challenge:
Immaginative Narrative; 25 years into a hopeful future
pre-writing process; setting and systems of the future
• Fat From Corn
• The Omnivore’s Dilemma
• My Fast Food Meal
practice singing: ue wo muite arukou
lyrics in Japanese ひらがな
ア イ ウ エ オ
カ キ ク ケ コ
サ シ ス セ ソ
タ チ ツ テ ト
Writing and Translation Practice
っつ small tsu
small ya yu yo やゃ ゆゅ よょ