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Year End Reflections and Advice For the NEW Grade Threes!

The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice we give to others.  ~Author Unknown It is HARD to believe that it is the END of the school year. NONE of us knows where the time has gone … it has simple VANISHED into THIN air! What an AMAZING year of … Continue reading »

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Delta Eagle Webcam Highlights!

Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. ~Khalil Gibran Well, it’s official! We have EAGLETS! I think WE are as excited as the Delta ma and pa eagles are because it’s been three YEARS since their last successful hatch! This webcam, along … Continue reading »

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Painting Our Peruvian Masks

Painting is silent poetry. ~Plutarch Today we’re writing a blog post TOGETHER! We would love to tell you ALL about our journey painting our Peruvian masks with CONNIE! We loved EVERY second of our time with Connie AND with Gordon! After our masks were fired in the kiln, Connie came back to help us paint … Continue reading »

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Making Ancient Peruvian Masks

We have JUST completed two WONDERFUL mornings with artists Connie and Gordon! With their help, we learned how to make the most AMAZING ancient Peruvian Masks. What follows are just SOME of our thoughts about this learning adventure: “Hip, hip HOORAY!!! We get to make ancient Peruvian masks today. The first thing we did out … Continue reading »

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Learning Through Webcams

As a compliment to our Building Inquiry, and a beautiful lead-in to our Animal Life Cycles investigation, we have begun to explore some VERY interesting and engaging WEBCAMS! These webcams have taken us all OVER the world and our excitement is HIGH! Yes, we’ve even discovered that ANIMALS build structures! The White Rock and Delta … Continue reading »

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Investigating FOSSILS!

The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, he’s one who asks the right questions. ~Claude Lévi-Strauss The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking. ~Albert Einstein Wednesday, October 14, 2015 was National FOSSIL Day! We had NO idea there was a National Fossil Day … celebrated … Continue reading »

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Excitement AND sadness … our LAST Skype with Ashli.

On Wednesday, June 14, the Grade Three Bloggers were LUCKY enough to Skype with ASHLI again! This Skype was FILLED with EXCITEMENT … but it was ALSO filled with SADNESS. Why, you ask? Because THIS Skype was the LAST one we would HAVE with her as the Grade Three Bloggers. While we were TERRIBLY excited … Continue reading »

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