3rd Grade Learns More About Systems and the Great Barrier Reef

Since the 3rd graders chose the Great Barrier Reef for their Genius Hour project, it seems like I am constantly finding it in the news!  There is lots of information about the Reef on the web, and we found a fabulous interactive simulation that really helped the students to see how different activities of humans impact a diverse group of animals directly and indirectly.

The 3rd graders also learned about to set up Algebra problems that include subtraction in the original equation, and “profiled” some of the characters in Fish in a Tree this week.

Click here to go to the Reef Simulator.

Click here to go to the Reef Simulator.

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