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Second Grade Visits Discovery Place
The second graders studied the properties of matter. As a follow up to their unit on matter, they visited the Discovery Place. At Discovery Place, they visited many different exhibits including Kid Science, the Rain Forest, and the Aquarium. Many of the students had the opportunity to lie on a bed of nails and use their creative skills to make different crafts using masking tape and fabric.
The students enjoyed a presentation where they learned more about solids, liquids, and gases. They did different experiments to show the changes of matter. The student and teachers enjoyed their visit to the Discovery Place. Many of the students can’t wait for a return visit to Discovery Place!!
Written by: Sherie Shannon
Posted: Nov 28, 2012 by Angela Gaio