Category Archives: School Projects

Share the Gouda

I don’t do a lot of decorating in my classroom, but this year I put up a cheese board for Share the Gouda. I did this because we have an initiative at my school to get kids thinking positive and sharing good … Continue reading

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Watching Seeds Grow

Look at the project I saw hanging in the hallway window at school. The tinier school crew, of the preK and Kindergarten sort, made simple greenhouses using sandwich bags, paper towels, a bit of water, and seeds. Because the little … Continue reading

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Making Multi-Colored Crayons With Solar Energy Ovens

School is in session all summer, and it’s hot out there. So my students and I are taking advantage of the sunny skies by dabbling with a variety of solar energy projects from the National Energy Education Development Project. This … Continue reading

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How the #LunchTrayProject Got its Start

At one of my schools, I asked my students what they thought would make the school better. Their responses were quick. Some issues the kids brought up included: better toilet paper in the bathrooms (small, crunchy rectangular pieces of paper) trays for … Continue reading

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