Energy Design Challenge

5th Grade Energy Design Challenge Kerah Sandler, Fifth Grade Teacher The year is 2220, and all the energy we use needs to be renewable for the health of our Earth. Your task is to create a 3D model or a 2D blueprint of an invention that would be powered by renewable...

This I Believe

5th Grade Language Arts (This I Believe) "This I Believe" by Gigi Kerah Sandler, Fifth Grade Teacher 5th graders read the book Rules by Cynthia Lord, in which the main character creates rules for life for her little brother who has autism.  As they read, students...

Accessibility Design Challenge

5th Grade Accessibility Design Challenge Kerah Sandler, Fifth Grade Teacher As we read Rules by Cynthia Lord, we learned that the social model of disability explains that people do not “have” disabilities and that impairments do not disable people.  Rather, people are...