What just happened here? O’Shaun McGary, 10, reacts as Southview High science teacher Sarah Gladieux uses the heat from her hands to expand air in a balloon that had shrunk when covered with liquid nitrogen during the first STEM — or Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics — night at Glendale-Feilbach Elementary School in South Toledo. Co-organizer Shannon Gladieux, who teaches fourth and fifth-grade math and science at the school, said about 150 children participated Wednesday in the several interactive learning stations.
Game On! What Happens When Kindergarteners Play Board Games
The brainchild of founder Eva Moskowitz, Gamesday is new this year and happens at all Success Academy elementary schools every Wednesdays: Blokus in kindergarten, Monopoly in first and second grade, and Settlers of Catan in third and fourth grades.
What makes an app educational?
App developers and researchers should work together, Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and her co-researchers say
Girls high school basketball playoffs tip off tonight
The Dallas ISD girls high school basketball playoffs tip off tonight! Tickets to the games cost between $3 and $5. Here’s the schedule: Feb. 13 Conrad High School v. North Dallas High School Where: Conrad High School Time: 7:30 p.m. Rowlett High School v. Skyline High School Where: Poteet High School Time: 7:30 p.m. Bryan Adams High School v. Thomas Jefferson High School Where: Ellis Davis Field House Time: 6:30 p.m. South Oak Cliff High School v. Woodrow Wilson High School Where: Ellis Davis Field House Time: 8 p.m. Hillcrest High School v. Seagoville High School Where: Sprague Field House Time: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14 Pinkston High School v. Argyle High School Where: Newman Smith High School Time: 7 p.m. Decatur High School v. Wilmer-Hutchins High School Where: Lebanon Trail High School Time…
What Egypt's Catholic bishops said to Pope Francis
A special invitation to visit Egypt was delivered to Pope Francis by Coptic Catholic bishops during their ad limina visit Feb. 6, during which they also gave a report on the state of the Church in their country.