Math and Science Department Blog

Virtual Education

May 12, 2020

As the 2019-2020 school year comes to an end, teachers and students cannot help but won...

Are you finding transitioning into this new life challenging? You are not alone. Since ...

‘Murder Hornets’

May 8, 2020

In recent news, we have heard about the concern of Asian giant hornets, best known as t...

Data Representation

May 8, 2020

One of the best and worst things about statistics is all the different ways that there ...

So what is distance learning? According to the definition given in the dictionary, it i...

Count to 10!

April 24, 2020

If a young child can count to 10, it is really great and should definitely be applauded...

Math in First Grade:

April 20, 2020

Our first graders have been very busy measuring Length! They are working hard while ...

The Bright Side

April 20, 2020

Peter Hilton, a British mathematician, once said, “Adaptability to change is itse...

When telling my Kindergartners that we will be out of school for two weeks, extended to...

Our lifes after Covid 19

April 14, 2020

Our entire world has shifted. This day in time leads us all to feel a bit anxious and u...

Coronavirus for Kids

April 6, 2020

I decided to share an excellent video from BrainPop related to the infamous Coronavirus...

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

March 30, 2020

Coming into this blog, I already had chosen my theme topic that I wanted to discuss and...

FINE ARTS DANCE NEWS

March 30, 2020

Prior to Spring Break 2020, the APV’s Dance Program was looking forward to studen...

Choir/Music Blog

March 30, 2020

We are currently fighting against an invisible enemy, the coronavirus. This virus threa...

THE WORLD AFTER COVID-19

March 30, 2020

THE WORLD AFTER COVID-19 What started with the call to hygiene measures such as recu...

March 14 may be an ordinary day for some people, but those who LOVE math know exactly...

Growing Minds

March 9, 2020

I grew up in a small farm town where opportunities and jobs were scarce so education wa...

Number Sense

March 6, 2020

Second grade students are winning with math! How are they doing it? By developing numbe...

Financial Literacy

March 3, 2020

Often times we as parents and educators say why didn't we learn this in school. Thi...

Test Anxiety

March 3, 2020

As the STAAR test approaches student-testing fear begins. According to the American Tes...

Exponential Functions

February 25, 2020

Exponential functions are important because they can be used to model population growth...

Addition in PK4

February 25, 2020

During the month of February, our pre-k 4 students have been learning addition! This is...

Conversion

February 18, 2020

Fourth grade students learned multi-step problems involving conversion of units of meas...

This week in the third grade at Amigos Por Vida, the kids are learning about space and ...

Math and Art

February 3, 2020

Math and Art Fractals are patterns that repeat at every scale - creating never-endin...