What's the Matter in the Kitchen?
The students will know the different states of matter and the scientific method. They will understand the chemistry behind various foods. They will be able to do various experiments using the scientific method.
Students will learn about zoos, animal adaptations, and how symbiotic relationships work. The unit culminates with the students creating a new zoo that they would manage.
America the Beautiful
During this unit, students will use advanced research skills and advanced communication skills to investigate the national holidays, symbols and songs, famous people, folktales, geography, economics, and government of America in order to find common themes and relationships.