My name is Nancy Horowitz and I will be teaching Science this year in your child’s classroom. I am very excited to be part of your child’s learning and to teach him or her specific content-area skills and strategies as well as to integrate literacy and many other enriching experiences into our time together. Below by grade, are the areas of study we will be exploring throughout the year in Science.
Kindergarten: Trees/Properties Fabric Wood and Paper Animals Two by Two
First Grade: Insects Solids and Liquids Air and Weather
Second Grade: Earth Materials/ Pebbles, Sand, and Silt Balance and Motion New Plants
Third Grade: Measurement Physics of Sound Force and Motion Structures of Life
Fourth Grade: Animals and Plants in their Environment Electricity and Magnetism Properties of Water Interactions of Air , Water, and Land
In addition, you may also visit the Foss website for additional information on each unit of study as well as finding exciting Science enrichment ideas. The website is www.Fossweb.com; and stay tuned for more information that will be forthcoming on our P.S. 130 website.
I look forward to working with your child this year and to meeting you throughout the year. I wish everyone a wonderful school year full of learning and exploration!