Problem Solving

How Nonfiction is Organized

How Nonfiction is Organized

Libraries have many hundreds and thousands of great books covering a wide range of topics. Books all about the world! To keep them all organized, books about similar topics are grouped together. Nonfiction books are grouped together by subject to make it easier to find a book related to a specific topic.Β  Β  The system […]

Flying Machine Challenge

Check out this heart-warming award-winning 3D animated short created by the talented Alyce Tzue. “Soar” about a young girl who must help a tiny boy pilot, Lucas, fly home before it’s too late! This month, 2nd grade students are challenged to design and build a new flying machine for the character Lucas. Make a labelled […]

Intro to Logic Puzzles

Logic puzzles can be tricky, but they are very beneficial because they teach critical thinking and reasoning skills.Below are several logic puzzles. These puzzles require you to use the process of elimination to figure out the answer. It helps to use the grid that’s provided. For example, if a clue says, “Mary doesn’t like cats” […]

Spatial Ability Challenge

Spatial Ability Challenge

Spatial Ability requires a person to form mental images, and visualize movement or change in those images. Today, spatial abilty is required for many jobs like architecture, engineering, surveying and design as well as in some branches of science and technology where the ability to envision the interaction of 3 dimensional components is essential. Let’s […]

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