Archives for January 5, 2008

  1. Science Fair Mania

    If it is that time of year again for your school’s science fair and the thought of it brings up some rather disturbing images in your mind, here are some papers that might make it go a little smoother. Each year I look forward to so many students applying the scientific method. However, the thought […]

  2. How did your town/city get its name?

    Every year, third graders at the Manchester Memorial School in Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts study their town in their By the Sea unit. As part of this community based project the students research the history of their town’s name. During their research students have become curious about how other towns/cities around the world received their names. Here […]