Category Archives: K1

Science Saturday at the Arboretum

K1, K2, PTC, 1st and 2nd grade BTU scholars and their families are invited to the Arnold Arboretum on Sat, June 9 from 10 am to Noon to view a year’s worth of science studies.  On display will be the scholars’ journals and other work, a photo slideshow, the organisms studied, and plant material for … Continue reading

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“A Leaf Man Has to Go Where the Wind Blows”

This fall the K1 class welcomed educators from the Arnold Arboretum (Ana Maria and Nancy), who led a leaf observation study. The class then took a field trip to the Arnold Arboretum. Signs of autumn were in the air. There, we observed a variety of leaf specimens, and noted the many shapes and colors of leaves. As … Continue reading

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Triangles and Rectangles

The K1 scholars have been learning about Geometry. We have been focusing on triangles and rectangles. We have played several fun games to help the scholars understand the attributes of triangles and rectangles. The first game we learned was called, “Is It or Is It Not a Triangle?” For this game, I would draw a … Continue reading

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