Team 9

Names Karen Avril, Tracy Duarte, Ben Squire
Grade Levels 6
Subject Areas Math,Language Arts, Science

Project Description :
Create an interdisciplinary unit around our essential question "Who am I?"

Language Arts- Core Text: The Same Stuff as Stars - K. Patterson author study Read text and interpret symbolism of stars to represent the main character and her place in the universe.

Math -graphing the constellations and creation of bar graphs representing temperature of each star.

Science- Types and location of stars

Overview:
After building prior knowledge of types and locations of stars, students would create their own star,constellation to represent themselves and their current "place in the world".
Students would author a reflection piece to explain how their constellation represents them.

Digital Tools:
I Pad App. -Research stars and constellations to locate and evaluate .
E pals Global- blog with students across the world about the constellations they are viewing in the sky.
Wiki Space - blog reponse to literature and post projects

LESSON PLAN:


Find our class wiki here!
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