AAGC Logo Contest

If your child is interested in the AAGG logo contest, please see the following link:
http://alabamagifted.org/aagc_logocontest.html

Here is a template for the 2 X 2 square if needed.

Square_Templates

IF YOU WANT YOUR CHILD TO ENTER, PLEASE HAVE THEIR ENTRY TO ME BY APRIL 15. I will ask Ms. Nicki to select our school winner and then send it on for the judging of the statewide contest. This is only open to gifted students.

Energy Skate Park

Famous Architects

http://architect.architecture.sk

Handout and Rubric- Famous Architects

Design

 

Design a Room

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Design a Roller Coaster

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Design a Wig
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Build Yourself Wild

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Flight Simulator

http://www.airspacemag.com/panoramas/lockheed-sr-71a-1-180952064/?no-ist

http://www.childrensmuseum.org/csi/flightadventures/

http://johnbenzies.com/flightsim/

http://howthingsfly.si.edu/media/how-wings-work

http://howthingsfly.si.edu/media/forces-flight?skipintro=true

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/bring-science-home-paper-planes-drag/

http://www.education.gov.ab.ca/ltb/resource/

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/nature/can-dinosaur-glide.html

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/wright/airb-flash.html

http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/how-orbits-work/en/

How paper airplanes fly:
http://gatelcusd.weebly.com/uploads/2/6/0/2/26020511/whatmakespaperairplanefly.pdf

http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/article/what-makes-paper-airplanes-fly

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/bring-science-home-paper-planes-drag/

https://www.brainpop.com/games/csiflightadventuresflightschool/

Space Missions

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Video on Space Shuttle History.

 

Gifted Supplies for 2016-2017

    MES Gifted Class Supply list

1 – 1″ view binder with pockets on the inside
1 – pack of binder dividers (any kind)
Boys: 1 container of Clorox or Lysol Wipes
Boys: 1 roll of paper towels
Boys: Hand sanitizer
Girls: 1 container of baby wipes
Girls: 1 box of tissues
Girls: Soft Soap
Optional $10 donation for gifted material appreciated.

    MMS Gifted Class Supply list

1” view binder (please be sure it has pocket on front and back) *Only for New Gifted Students
1 pack of binder dividers – 5 subject *Only for New Gifted Students
Boys- Hand sanitizer
Boys – 1 roll of paper towels
Girls – Soft Soap
Girls – Zip lock bags (any size)
Optional $10 donation for gifted materials appreciated

*If you are returning to my class, you do not need to purchase a new 1” binder. It will stay in my classroom until you leave me after sixth grade. Please purchase a heavy duty one in that it does need to last.

Class of 2021 Fineskids Gifted Class

Design a Treehouse

https://www.highlightskids.com/flash/design-your-own-tree-house

http://discoverykids.com/games/room-maker/

Adopt a Constellation

southern-constellations-skyUse the following links to help with your research:

http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0004505.html
http://www.constellation-guide.com

http://www.dustbunny.com/afk/constellations/

http://www.kidsastronomy.com/astroskymap/constellation_hunt.htm

http://www.astro.wisc.edu/~dolan/constellations/

http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0004504.html

http://www.ducksters.com/science/physics/constellations.php

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/astronomy/stars/startypes.shtml

http://www.windows2universe.org/mythology/stars.html

http://www.astronomy.com/observing/astro-for-kids/2008/03/learn-the-constellations

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/astronomy/stars/constellations.shtml

Planets

http://www.kidsastronomy.com/fun/make-a-planet.htm

https://www.brainpop.com/games/buildasolarsystem/

http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/menu/solar-system/

http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/channel/cosmos-a-spacetime-odyssey/interactives/solar-system-builder/

http://www.childrensuniversity.manchester.ac.uk/media/services/thechildrensuniversityofmanchester/flash/earthandbeyond_c.swf

How Airplanes Fly

http://paperplane.org/Aerodynamics/paero.htm

http://paperplane.org/Aerodynamics/paero.htm

https://howthingsfly.si.edu/forces-flight

http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/article/what-makes-paper-airplanes-fly

http://www.funpaperairplanes.com/learn_about_flight.html

http://gatelcusd.weebly.com/uploads/2/6/0/2/26020511/whatmakespaperairplanefly.pdf

Geeky Yet Cool Animal Videos

Ordered Pair

5th grade students are being introduced to ordered pair this week in Mrs. Jackson’s math class.

http://www.virtualnerd.com/tutorials/?id=Alg1_9_2_1

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/core-algebra-graphing-lines-slope/core-algebra-graphing-coordinate-plan/v/plot-ordered-pairs

How to Make an Origami Boomerang