The Structure of Tornadoes

Complete the Tornado Webquest found in the blogroll.
Choose one of the following essential questions to answer regarding the structure of tornadoes.  Type your answer in the comments section below.

Essential Questions:
*How do parts of a tornado structure
interrelate?

*In what ways may smaller
structures be combined to form larger structures in a tornado?

Communication

Forest Oaks 3rd graders have been working on a Communications Unit.  Below are some pictures of students completing an activity where their communication was limited.  They quickly learned successful communication requires listening for understanding, asking clarifying questions, giving clear directions, using body language, etc.
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Color the Concepts Contest

Choose an economic concept below to research for your Color the Concept Poster Contest entry.  Write your notes on the graphic organizer from class.

Visit www.dictionary.com for the definition.

Use the Economic Concept Links in the GRC Blogroll for the rest of your research.  Remember to write your notes in your own words.

Economic Concepts: (choose one)
Buyers and Sellers
Opportunity Cost
Specialization
Goods vs. Services
Budget
Supply and Demand
Free Market
Production and Consumption
Spending and Saving
Trade
Incentives
Scarcity
Credit
Inflation
Taxes
Investing

Socktober

Socktober, our community service project, was a huge success! Here are a few pictures of students delivering socks to the various charities that will benefit as a result of our students’ efforts. ¬†We will add more as the rest of the socks are delivered.
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