Science

Science in Kindergarten

Using my senses to understand my world Scientific and Engineering Practices Force, Motion, and Energy Living Systems and Processes Earth and Space Systems Earth Resources        In science, kindergarten students use their senses to make observations of the characteristics and interactions of objects in their world. Students study the characteristics of water and […]

Science in First Grade

How I interact with my world Scientific and Engineering Practices Force, Motion, and Energy Matter Living Systems and Processes Earth and Space Systems Earth Resource         In first-grade science, students become aware of factors that affect their daily lives. Students continue to learn about the basic needs of all living things and […]

Science in Second Grade

Change occurs all around us Scientific and Engineering Practices Force, Motion, and Energy Matter Living Systems and Processes Earth and Space Systems Earth Resources Science in second grade builds on the previous understandings of forces, water, weather, and plants and animals, and students explore these concepts through the lens of change. They examine how water […]

Science in Third Grade

Interactions in our world Scientific and Engineering Practices Force, Motion, and Energy Matter Earth and Space Systems Earth Resources The focus of science in third grade is interactions in our world. Students continue their study of forces and matter by learning about simple machines and by examining the interactions of materials in water. They also […]

Science in Fourth Grade

Our place in the solar system Scientific and Engineering Practices Living Systems and Processes Earth and Space Systems Earth Resources Our solar system is a grand place, and in fourth-grade science, students learn where we fit in this solar system. Starting with the solar system, and then moving to the planet Earth, the Commonwealth of […]

Science

Welcome to Science at Barcroft Kindergarten – Fourth grade with Ms. Krista Bouton, Mrs. Susan Spranger and Mr. James Hainer-Violand Hello! My name is Krista Bouton. I was born in Oneonta, New York.  I moved to Virginia in 1997 and began teaching at Barcroft.  I have taught Kindergarten, 1st grade, was a resource teacher, participated […]