Welcome back!

Greetings to all my students and parents! Moody Middle School students you, can bring their supplies the night of Meet the Teacher.  New Moody Elementary student parents, I will be contacting you to have your child’s GEP meeting and you can bring their supplies then.

Our supplies are as follows:

1 – 1″ view binder with pockets on the inside (new gifted students only – students already in the program have these in my classroom already)

1 – pack of binder dividers (any kind)  (new gifted students only – students already in the program have these in my classroom already)

Boys:  1 container of Clorox or Lysol Wipes

Boys: 1 roll of paper towels

Girls: 1 container of baby wipes

Girls: 1 box of tissues

Optional $10 donation for gifted material appreciated.

Please feel free to email me at audrey.fine@sccboe.org or audrey.fine@gmail.com

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

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://www.ge.com/thegeshow/flight/#ch2

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/

How to Make an Origami Boomerang

Sphero

28 Sphero Holiday Dance: Union Square NYC from Sphero on Vimeo.

Team Wild

Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! Your mission: protect and conserve the planet’s species and habitats from destruction.

teamwild

5th grade Greek Heroes Website

5th grade gifted classes will start their project for the semester on Greek Mythological Heroes.  Today, in the computer lab, go to this website:

http://www.mythweb.com/heroes/heroes.html

This will be a starting point for your research.

Made with Code

Screen Shot 2014-10-08 at 10.15.29 AM

The Three Pyramids

Try this one out!

Screenshot 2014-09-30 10.56.17

 

and this one!

Screenshot 2014-09-30 10.59.28