Category Archives: Curriculum

Mütter Museum

Last Wednesday PRIED went on an expeditionary learning trip to the Mütter Museum. We started the trip by walking around in the museum. We saw different diseases, conjoined twins and small babies who died from various complications. After that we … Continue reading

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Math League

Last week, we started preparing for math league. Math league is a competition where groups from schools in a certain area come together and do math. At each monthly meet, students are given seven math problem to complete in 3-4 … Continue reading

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World Music

This week was our second week of our world music projects. Our world music projects are just one of the projects we will be doing in music this year. These projects give us an opportunity to research music from all … Continue reading

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The Laurels

This week we visited a beautiful and healthy ecosystem called The Laurels for a science field trip. In science we’ve been talking a lot about what makes an environment, habitat or ecosystem healthy. One thing to look for is biodiversity … Continue reading

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Cover Story-Interview

This week I started a new cover story lesson. I have to write to someone related to my magazine topic. My topic is marine animals, and I chose to write to someone who is a Marine Biologist. In my letter … Continue reading

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Stock Market Game

We have been participating in the Stock Market Game. The Stock Market Game allows students from different schools to perform trades in the stock market. Each school competes against both students of their age, and students who are younger and … Continue reading

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Special Spaces

During this school year we have implemented design thinking. For our first project we will be teaming up with Special Spaces. In this project we will raise money and then create a bedroom with the money for a child with a … Continue reading

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Canoe Trip

A few weeks ago we went canoeing for science. The reason we went on the canoe trip was because we wanted to see how good the water quality was in the Brandywine creek. We found macroinvertebrates to tell if the … Continue reading

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Hamilton and Jefferson Debate

Recently we went to go see a live impersonation of a Hamilton and Jefferson debate. It was such an amazing experience for us to see history happening right in front of our eyes. In the days leading up to this … Continue reading

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Music Project

Last week we had to share our music project with the class. What we had to do was listen to Boom de ya da and put our own lyrics in. For the verses we had to sing about things we … Continue reading

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