ELEMENTARY ENGAGEMENT GUIDE

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2020

WORD OF THE DAY:

Forecast: (Verb) to calculate or predict (some future event or condition) usually as a result of study and analysis of available pertinent data. 

They are forecasting rain for the weekend.

QUOTE OF THE DAY:

-STEPHEN R. COVEY
HEALTHY SNACK:

What delicious snack can you relate to a cloud? How about a marshmallow? Check out how you can make some delicious marshmallow pops.

CAREER OF THE DAY:

A wind turbine technician, also known as a windtech, installs, inspects, maintains, operates, and repairs wind turbines. They are able to diagnose and fix any problem that could cause the turbine to shut down unexpectedly.

CHALLENGE OF THE DAY:

Atmosphere in a Balloon! Ms. Aliah and Mr. Jake at the Dr. Ledyard E. Ross Unit are doing some cool chemical reactions in their area! Here is how you do it:

Fill an empty water bottle half way with vinegar and fill a water balloon with baking soda. Secure the balloon over the nozzle of the water bottle. Pour the baking soda in the balloon into the water bottle and watch the reaction!

PARENT RESOURCES:

Cloudy with a chance of Parent Resources

Your kids may hear tornado, thunder, blizzards and think OH MY! But no need to fear. Click the links below for activities and videos that help teach your future radiologist about weather.

  1. https://www.sciencekids.co.nz/weather.html 
  2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uo8lbeVVb4M 
  3. https://climatekids.nasa.gov/weather-climate/ 
  4. http://eo.ucar.edu/kids/


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