Monthly Archives: January 2012

Week of January 30, 2012

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Photon Frenzy!

Today we pretended we were fast moving hydrogen atoms inside the sun. These atoms collided, fused together and released energy in the form of light and heat, known as photons. We then had to struggle through the maze of other … Continue reading

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Week of January 23, 2012

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Week of January 17, 2012

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Moon Phases, Mmmmmm!

We used Oreos to show the different moon phases in the lunar cycle. The girls included the sun and Earth to show how their position affects the phase. You can use the chart to help you with your moon calendar–just … Continue reading

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IB Inquirers Solve Moon Mystery

We read a wonderful book today that explained the significance of the lunar cycle during the month of Ramadan. As we progressed through the book, we realized the phases illustrated in the book were mirror images of the moon phase … Continue reading

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Week of January 9, 2012

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