By December 9th, please have your child use materials at home to build their own ramp that can be brought to school.
The ramp could be made out of: cardboard, aluminum foil, tape, poster board, boxes, etc.
Students have to be able to carry their ramps themselves.
Ramps can vary in sizes (just not so big they can't carry them!)
While you build your ramp, talk with your child about motion, how things move, and the direction things can move in.
We will experiment with these ramps at school using various materials.
Email your child's teacher if you have questions about this.
As we wrap up our Thanksgiving unit, our next unit flips back to science and we will spend 3 weeks studying forces and motion. We will cover:
Our next unit is a Social Studies unit! We will learn all about our National Holiday, Thanksgiving. In this unit we will learn: