Science: Weather Unit Final Project

Hi there! I have finished my 1st unit in science, in Moving Beyond The Page (MBTP). It was all about weather! So, I had to do a “final project” that sums up everything that I learned. Below, is a video of me presenting my final project presentation. Advertisements

Science: Sickle Cell Disease

Hi guys! Today I am posting about the science lesson that we did today! We did a FFS (Famous Science Series) on SCD (Sickle Cell Disease) … To get SCD you have to inherit it. Why is it a problem to have abnormally shaped blood cells? Because of the flexibility and the roundness helps the…

Science: Sculpey! 3d Cell Model

I had sooo much fun doing this science clay model thingy! We used the “Sculpey” type of clay. We made all the organelles and all the other parts and then used a homemade “Plaster of Paris” for the base of the cell. We are now waiting for the stuff to dry. The pic above is…

NatGeo Live talk!

I had so much fun at the National Geographic Live! talk. It was really interesting to see what they did on their trip. How brave they are is just blowing my mind. The first talk (of four that we are going to) was titled, Into The Okavango. They were canoeing in a very skinny river with…

Science – Botany

Currently, we are studying botany in science.  Specifically, right now I am studying bryophytes – mosses and liverworts.  We did this epic experiment where we had a small bowl full of red water. We cut paper towels into small blobs and made them the tiniest bit touching on a tray.  There were like oh, say, 20 blobs of…