On December 7, 30 grade 3-5 students at Animas Schools participated in a game jam! In this activity, students learned about the elements of game design and then went on to design and produce their own games. Students worked in teams to create a variety of unique games and then took turns presenting their games and Read more about Game jam![…]
On December 8, 2016, 30 grade K-2 students at the Animas Schools made books. They started with pre-folded booklets made with these instructions. They then wrote their books. Some students chose to use mainly pictures, while others included words. After their books were done, covers were attached, and students decorated those as well.
On December 8, 2016, 30 grade K-2 students at the Animas Schools made puppets and then performed puppet shows as a story telling activity. The puppets were made by pasting images on to paper plates and cutting them out. The images were either taken from printouts or created from scratch. Wooden sticks were then attached Read more about Puppets[…]
On December 8, 2016, 30 grade K-2 students at the Animas Schools participated in a marshmallow challenge. Eight teams took part, and seven of them had a standing tower at the end!