March News and Notes
March Madness (Science Edition)
The Atlanta Science Festival runs from March 19th-26th. Check out the many events going on through-out the week here http://atlantasciencefestival.org/. Share them with your students' families to promote science fun and engagement. Or, check out a few on your own to celebrate your love of science. A few of our favorite events include: Discovery Day at Georgia State, Crime Scene Investigation Squad, Sci-Cycle: A Competitive Scavenger Hunt on Two Wheels (all 3/19), Zombie Outbreak Game (3/20), The Science Behind Star Wars (3/21), Family Science Night with Cobb 4-H (4/22), Know-It-All Trivia Night hosted by HowStuffWorks at Ponce City Market (4/22), and the Exploration Expo at Centennial Olympic Park (3/26).
Wheeler's Science Olympiad Team Won First Place at the KSU HS Regional
Acworth Elementary School
Students in Stacy Melton's class use Seesaw to do lab assessments.
Frey Elementary School
Third grade students examine owl pellets.
Norton Park Elementary
Norton Park students took a field trip to the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga!
Professional Learning Opportunities
Applications for the next Cobb Teacher Leader Academy cohort go live on March 15th. Check the CCSD Science website for more information.