Friday, September 9, 2011

Observations of the Natural World


In fourth grade we have been studying the idea of observation; how to do it and do it well. We took a mini field trip to the playground to see if we could observe parts of the natural world we usually pass right by. We captured these images of the natural world and then wrote a brief descriptive paragraph of that image. One goal of this activity was to introduce students to both Microsoft Word and digital photography. Here are three examples from each class.