After a whole middle school assembly with Dr. Marcus Eriksen to kick off our Earth Day celebration, the sixth grade spent the afternoon building awareness about the environmental impact of the AES community through the exploration of our use of a particular resource. Students came up with lots of wonderings and questions and thought about which questions would best be explored by…
…conducting quick research using web and print resources?
…crafting good questions to interview experts?
…taking measurements and collecting data?
They will continue to follow up on their research during ET (Enrichment Time) this Thursday.
Students then posted their big takeaways and questions that they are puzzling about on the third floor hallway:
Earth Day Kickoff Celebration with Dr. Marcus Eriksen and Videographer Chris Jones: