Project Discovery

Movies – Project Discovery In Action!

  iMovie trailer by 3rd grade lunch grouphttps://vimeo.com/120501469 Students use iMovie to create book trailers related to the Engineering Design Process. Check out some of the students’ finished projects! Ms. Wisely’s Classhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Amqj6X0Y3oMs. Manley’s Classhttp://vimeo.com/114347569https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Amqj6X0Y3o Barrett teachers show their school spirit and invite everyone to attend the Science Discovery Night on Thursday, February 27th from 6- […]

Project Discovery Blog

For current Discovery Lab activities please click on Tweets posted to the right side of this page… Note: Some older post are below. Many of the previous Project Discovery posts were deleted when our district moved the website to WordPress. Google Expeditions with Google Cardboard    “I saw Mars! Mars, I say! It was awesome!” […]

Links for Research Project

  http://tinyurl.com/AdobeVoiceVideoForm Listen to the eagle. Read and answer, “What factors caused the bald eagle population to decline?”http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/birds/bald-eagle/?source=A-to-Z Read about migration under BEHAVIORhttp://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Haliaeetus_leucocephalus.html Listen to the owl!http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/birding/barred-owl?source=A-to-Z Click on tabs for information and pictureshttp://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Strix_varia.html http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/black-bear/ Click on tabs for pictures and informationhttp://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/pictures/Ursus_americanus.html Listen to the Bobcat!http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/bobcat/ Click on tabs for information and pictureshttp://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Lynx_rufus.html Read “Comment” […]

Wildlife Refuges and Nature Project

  Posted by Laurie Sullivan at 3/2/2015 Barrett is featured in the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Special Report: Bringing Environmental Education to Diverse Audiences. The article can be found on pages 20 – 23. Also, check out the photo on the Table of Contents page. We are really excited to be included in this […]

Laurie Sullivan, Project Discovery Teacher

Hi! I’m Laurie Sullivan. After teaching for six years in California, I was hired to teach 4th grade at Barrett in 1993. In 1996 I applied for the Project Discovery position. I was thrilled when former Barrett principal Mrs.Bratt hired me as the Project Discovery teacher. I can not imagine a job that is more […]

Barrett NASA Explorer School Shirts, Fleece, Jackets from Lands’ End

Show your school spirit! Practically anything Lands’ End sells may have the Barrett NASA Explorer School logo applied to the item. You may place your order over the phone (just mention Barrett Elementary in Arlington, VA) or via the online store. Barrett NASA Explorer School online store http://tinyurl.com/BarrettLandsEnd After you select the item you would like […]

Project Discovery

For current Project Discovery activities, follow Project Discovery teachers Ashley Hollander and Laurie Sullivan on Twitter @KWBHollander and @LSullivan Project Discovery is an Arlington Public Schools Exemplary Project. To learn about the Project Discovery teachers click these links: Ashley Hollander and Laurie Sullivan Since the program’s inception in 1990, Project Discovery has become woven into […]

Technology in Project Discovery

  Posted by Laurie Sullivan at 7/22/2014 Kindergarten Choral Reading – AstronautsToontastic animation by Kindergarten –  https://toontube.launchpadtoys.com/321573 1st Grade Animals in Space Project=”https:>Toontastic animation by ESOL/HILT students –  https://toontube.launchpadtoys.com/249262 2nd Grade Apollo to the Moon ProjectVideo of students using storyboard and Toontastic App – https://flic.kr/p/nbGsfV Toontastic animation by ESOL/HILT partners – https://toontube.launchpadtoys.com/215958Toontastic animation by individual […]

Songs

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Sar5WT76kE Comments (-1) First song broadcast from Mars by Will.i.am.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUUkN0Y4WH0 Comments (-1)