Sunday, November 30, 2008

Diffusion...what's next?

Tell me what you think will happen next in this picture?

The separator is a "semi-permiable membrance", just like a cell membrane.

Mr. F :-)

Cell as a factory!

Go to this link to help you with your cell as a factory homework.

Click Here!

Mr. F :-)

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Cell Organelle Games

Click here for some cell organelle games.

good luck!

mr. f :-)

Audubon 11/24

It was yet another wonderful Audubon of Greenwich experience for the black team!

Mr. Forde :-)

Thursday, November 20, 2008

Terrapin Blog!

Here is a NEW blog that will be maintained by my advisory to teach the world about our terrapin work!

Please comment on the site!

Mr. F :-)

Real life FURBY?

HI All!

Here is a picture of a recently rediscovered primate that looks just like a furby and fits in one hand!

Click on this linkto find out more!

Mr. F :-)

Wednesday, November 19, 2008


Hi All!

We just started working on our hyperstudio cells! They will be clickable images that can teach a user about the parts of the cell.

Here are a couple of great students hard at work in the computer lab!

We will be working on these until friday!

Mr. F :-)

Monday, November 17, 2008

Can you read this? :-)

I cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn't mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoatnt tihng is taht the first and last ltteer be in the r ghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can still raed it wouthit a porbelm. This is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe. Amzanig huh? yaeh and I awlyas tghuhot slpeling was ipmorantt! if you can raed this psas it on !!

Audobon 11/17

What a great day we had in Greenwich!

I hope you enjoyed this ecology experience.

Mr. Forde :-)

Sunday, November 16, 2008

Greenwich Audubon Trip!

Hi All,

Just a reminder that our trip to the Greenwich Audubon is tomorrow fro groups A/B! Please dress WARMLY and wear shoes that you won't mind getting WET and/or MUDDY.

Here is a link to the greenwich audubon web site!

Click Here

This should be a fun way to learn more about our local environment.

Mr. Forde :-)

Aldrich Museum (last week)

HI All it was great going to the Aldrich museum with both groups of kids. Do you have any reactions to that trip? I loved the large moon....

and the wormy pictures in the front room.

What did you think?

Mr. F :-)

Sunday, November 9, 2008

Don't Click this microscope!

What are these? Name them for extra credit!

Here they are...good luck! Mr. F :-)

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Chia Head Posters

Hi All,

I hope all went well with your poster creations! Post any last minute questions or requests here. Also, see the previous two postings for questions that came in earlier this weekend.

Mr. F :-)