Bugscope

Session 2004-039 with G.B. Carpenter Elementary

Application

The School

School Name G.B. Carpenter Elementary
School Homepage www.d64.k12.il.us
Location Park Ridge Illinois, USA
Community Suburban
Type Public

The Class

Subjects Taught All subjects
Grades Taught 5
Number of Students 22

The Project

Project Title Bugscope
Insects To Study Anything you have
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? I participated in a Bugscope session last year with my students. Also, our Science Curriculum Specialist is a big Fan of Bugscope and he encourages us to do this with our kids.

Live Session Transcript