Day 7 and 8 Passion Projects

At the end of the year, we finished our 2nd Passion Projects. We learned so much from these experts. I posted these earlier in our Bloomz texting site, but I wanted to post them here for parents who aren’t on Bloomz.

Enjoy these “teachers!” I  know I sure did!

Day 7:

Day 8:

End of the Year Slideshow 2016-2017

Parents,
It was a pleasure seeing so many of you at the assembly this morning. As I mentioned in the assembly, our end of the year slideshow will be on youtube. That way you can share it with friends and family and no discs will get lost.

Thanks again for a great year! Enjoy your summer!

Second Passion Project – Day 6

We recently completed our second Passion Project for the year. I’m extremely proud of our “experts.” They taught, demonstrated, experimented, and impressed us with their knowledge.

On this day we learned about and saw the following: JJ Watt, the history of volleyball and how to play, Kyrie Irving, twins (identical and fraternal), how to use Facebook, magic and some really cool card tricks, UFO’s, virtual reality, what it’s like to be in the US Navy (we had a surprise guest speaker), Peyton Manning, pandas, and dry ice (we saw some really amazing tricks as well).

Here’s a sneak peek into this day’s wonderful learning ~enjoy!

Second Passion Project – Day 5

We recently completed our second Passion Project for the year. I’m extremely proud of our “experts.” They taught, demonstrated, experimented, and impressed us with their knowledge.

On this day we learned about and saw the following: card tricks and magic, the Secret Service, pink river dolphins, Walt Disney, Liberty of the Seas cruise ship, Chihuahuas, the history of the U.S. Navy, elephants, bowfishing, Will’s favorite ducks, camping tricks and tips, how a student became a blackbelt in Taekwondo, saw a hoverboard/dodgeball game that was created by one of our very own students, and we earned the history of softball and more about Tom Brady.

Here’s a sneak peek into this day’s wonderful learning ~enjoy!

Second Passion Projects- Day 4

We just completed our second Passion Project for the year. I’m extremely proud of our “experts.” They taught, demonstrated, experimented, and impressed us with their knowledge.

On this day we learned the following: what it’s like to live and work on a cruise ship, the characteristics of labs, all about tornadoes and how they’re rated, white tigers, Eric Berry, Steve Smith Sr., the luckiest unlucky man in the world, what it’s like to be in the military, Airedale Terriers, optical illusions, Debbie Green Vargas, what it takes to be in the NFL, World Vision, the history of Maple Syrup, and Bruce Lee.

Here’s a sneak peek into this day’s wonderful learning ~enjoy!

Second Passion Project – Day 3

We just completed our second Passion Project for the year. I’m extremely proud of our “experts.” They taught, demonstrated, experimented, and impressed us with their knowledge.

 On this day we learned about the Bermuda Triangle, the Secret Service, goats, Martin Luther King Jr., swans, bats, Yellowstone National Park, Schnauzers, Pac-Mac, knives, WWII, Stephen Curry, Dak Prescott, and the band, 21 Pilots.

Here’s a sneak peek into this day’s wonderful learning ~enjoy!

Second Passion Project – Day 2

We just completed our second Passion Project for the year. I’m extremely proud of our “experts.” They taught, demonstrated, experimented, and impressed us with their knowledge.

On this day, we learned about the Southern Ute Tribe, the Megalodon, how to make homemade Play-Doh, how to whittle, Ruby Bridges, Lindsey Sterling, Britt Nicole, floods, Australian Shepherds, Border Collies, the history of Apple, five of the most popular dinosaurs, and how to paint a mermaid.

Here’s a sneak peek into this day’s wonderful learning ~enjoy!

Second Passion Projects – Day 1

We just completed our second Passion Project for the year. Hats off to an incredible day of learning! These “experts” taught, demonstrated, experimented, and impressed us with their knowledge.

On this day, we learned about Stampy, Maddie Ziegler, Lebron James, the sinking of the Titanic, the history of rollerblading, the similarities and differences of dance and twirl, Walt Disney, cameras and how to take the best photos, the different types of virtual reality, and interesting facts about Legos.

Here’s a sneak peek into this day’s wonderful learning ~enjoy!

Day 5 Genius Hour Presentations

We recently enjoyed Day 5 of our rockstar presenters. On this day, we learned about Babe Ruth,  tornadoes, were amazed at a classmate that built the Titanic, Statue of Liberty and the Golden Gate Bridge in Minecraft, the history of the NFL, Alaskan Malamutes, Spider Monkeys, the history of YouTube, Black Mambas, the history of swords, salt water horses, the evolution of television, Lamar Jackson, clay, the Ebola Virus, what it’s like to live in the United Kingdom, all about rainbows, Lego Ninjago, Tasmanian Devils, and the history of football. Wow!

What an incredible day of learning. So proud of these Genius Hour experts.

Enjoy some of our favorite class memories from this exciting day!