October IDL Offerings

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When scheduling an IDL, please include the following:
  • Teacher’s first and last name
  • Teacher’s email address
  • Building name
  • Grade level
  • Number of students
  • Program title
  • Date and Time (first choice and second choice)
                     Dates and times available:
                      October 19:  10:00-10:45, 1:15-2:00
                      October 24:  12:15-1:00
                      October 27:  12:15-1:00, 1:15-2:00, 2:15-3:00

GOING BATTY

Bats give many people the creeps but they are actually fascinating and sometimes beneficial. Learn amazing facts about them through hands-on activities and learn to appreciate them for their unique abilities. Teachers are asked to supply sandwich bags and cotton balls.

Kansas College and Career Ready Standards for Science

  • K-LS1-1.   Use observations to describe patterns of what plants and animals (including humans) need to survive.

GOING BATTY

Bats give many people the creeps but they are actually fascinating and sometimes beneficial. Learn amazing facts about them through hands-on activities and learn to appreciate them for their unique abilities. Teachers are asked to supply sandwich bags and cotton balls.

Kansas College and Career Ready Standards for Science

  • 1-LS1-2.   Read texts and use media to determine patterns in behavior of parents and offspring that help offspring survive.

SPOOKY SCIENCE

Our young scientists will conduct experiments to test for “poison” and mix “vampire blood” with “garlic powder” for a bubbly surprise. Teachers will need to supply: vinegar, food coloring, baking soda, and a variety of liquids to test as “poisons.”

Kansas College and Career Ready Standards for Science

  • 2-PS1-1. Plan and conduct an investigation to describe and classify different kinds of materials by their observable properties.
  • 2-PS1-2. Analyze data obtained from testing different materials to determine which materials have the properties that are best suited for an intended purpose.

HALLOWEEN MATH

Get into the “spirit” of Halloween with these math games designed to brush up on basic math skills. Students will work on addition, subtraction, multiplication and division (if their skills allow) as well as place value. Teachers are asked to supply decks of cards. Different games than last year!!

Kansas College and Career Ready Standards for Math

  • NBT.1 Use place value understanding to round whole numbers to the nearest 10 or 1000.
  • NBT.2 Fluently add and subtract within 1000 using strategies and algorithms based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction.
  • NBT.3 Multiply one-digit whole numbers by multiples of 10 in the range 10-90 using strategies based on place value and properties of operations.

HALLOWEEN MATH

Get into the “spirit” of Halloween with these math games designed to brush up on basic math skills. Students will work on addition, subtraction, multiplication and division (if their skills allow) as well as place value. Teachers are asked to supply decks of cards. Different games than last year!!

Kansas College and Career Ready Standards for Math

  • 4.NBT.2 Read and write multi-digit whole numbers using base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form.
  • 4.NBT.4  Fluently add and subtract multi-digit whole numbers using the standard algorithm.
  • 4.NBT.5  Multiply a whole number of up to four digits by a one-digit whole number, and multiply 
two two-digit numbers, using strategies based on place value and the properties of operations.

 

ROCKS AND MINERALS

In honor of Earth Science Week (October 8-14, 2017) students can learn about, model and see examples of the three main types of rocks. They will also conduct some basic rock tests. Teachers will be asked to supply Starburst candies, vinegar, pennies, and nails. Students will bring in a rock collected from home.

Kansas College and Career Ready Standards for Science

  • 4-ESS1-1. Identify evidence from patterns in rock formations and fossils in rock layers for changes in a landscape over time to support an explanation for changes in a landscape over time.

BAG OF BONES

Bone up on your knowledge about the skeletal system. Find out how forensic pathologists use bones to determine age, gender and height, and conduct and experiment to learn about the effects of osteoporosis. Teachers are asked to supply plastic zipper-seal bags and cereal.

Kansas College and Career Ready Standards for Health

  • Standard 1: The student will comprehend concepts related to health promotion and disease prevention as related to:
    • (b) prevention and control of disease
    • (d) personal health
    • Benchmark 1: The student will explain the relationship between positive health behaviors and wellness.

BAG OF BONES

Bone up on your knowledge about the skeletal system. Find out how forensic pathologists use bones to determine age, gender and height, and conduct and experiment to learn about the effects of osteoporosis. Teachers are asked to supply plastic zipper-seal bags and cereal.

Kansas College and Career Ready Standards for Health

  • Standard 1: The student will comprehend concepts related to health promotion and disease prevention as related to:
    • (b) prevention and control of disease
    • (d) personal health
    • Benchmark 1: The student will explain the relationship between positive health behaviors and wellness.

To register for the following programs, click on the link below.  You will be redirected to the registration site.  Greenbush does not register for these programs.