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Falling Ornaments and Flying Reindeer: Learning about Gravity

Yesterday’s science lesson was all about gravity. We made observations and predictions about falling ornaments (I had to tie in Christmas some how!) and whether or not heavy ornaments would fall faster than lighter ones- and we learned that they … Continue reading

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Hovercrafts teach us about FRICTION!

Today during science our kiddos learned about FRICTION. We talked about how friction slows or stops objects that are in motion, and when there is no friction objects will travel a lot farther.  We briefly talked about Isaac Newton’s law … Continue reading

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