Whitlow students "Think Global, Act Local" with many STEM projects...
Each grade level investigates real world problems through community-based projects that tie in directly to their grade level standards. Students engage in experiences to discover global issues and work on ways to make improvements in hands-on projects. Students Challenge, Inspire, and Act on these projects!
Kindergarten: Kids in the Coop
C: Can we make our chickens happy?
I: Let's learn to take care of our chickens. Will you pass it on?
A: How many more eggs can we get when our chickens are happier?
First Grade: Weather Wizards
C: How does weather affect you?
I: What is the impact of weather in our community?
A: How can we inform the community of weather conditions and safety?
Second Grade: Citizen Scientists in Action
C: How can YOU be a citizen scientist?
I: How can YOU help our world by helping frogs in Forsyth County?
A: How can YOU act to help frogs to insure that they/WE keep our environment the BEST IT can be?
Third Grade: Conservationists at Work
C: How can we reduce, reuse and recycle materials?
I: How can we inspire others to follow our lead in reducing, reusing and recycling materials in our community and our world?
A: How can we become life-long conservationists?
Fourth Grade: We're Passionate about Pollinators
C: How can we help increase pollinator numbers?
I: How can we encourage people to grow pollinator gardens?
A: What can we do in our school and community to help?
Fifth Grade: A Drop Saved Today Keeps Disaster Away
C: What impacts our water resources?
I: How can you inspire others to protect water resources?
A: What can you do daily to protect water resources?