11/17/15 & 11/18/15

6th Grade
Students spent Tuesday and Wednesday preparing posters describing the seasons, length of year, and tides of their fictional planets.

7th Grade
Tuesday, 7th graders modeled convection currents that occur in Earth's mantle. Student's were able to see why geologists believe the movement of Earth's plates is caused by convection.

Wednesday, students use laptops to simulate the effects of divergent plate boundaries over time.

8th Grade
Tuesday, students played a review game in preparation for Wednesday's test. Wednesday, they took the test.