Bugscope

Session 2003-086 with Washington Elementary

Application

The School

School Name Washington Elementary
School Homepage http://www.d64.org/Washington/index.htm
Location PARK RIDGE Illinois, USA
Community Suburban
Type Public

The Class

Subjects Taught elementary science
Grades Taught 5
Number of Students 25

The Project

Project Title
Insects To Study
Project Description We will use Bugscope as a culminating activity in our fifth grade microscope unit. Every student will be assigned a computer and will take part in the Bugscope session at the same time. Half of the students in the class are boys, and half, girls. Students are primarily white, middle to upper socio-economic class. We have a few students whose parents immigrated from Eastern European countries.

Miscellaneous

Where did you hear about Bugscope? From our Science Curriculum Specialist who found out about it at the ISTA conference a few years ago.

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