Capstone Presentation #7

3,2,1 Begin! Hello everyone! As you know from my last blog post I had been practicing for my final presentation. And guess what. Today was my final presentation June 19 2018. Ok so lets start from the beginning. Yesterday my teacher told us what room we will be presenting our presentation in. I got into Read More…

Answering my main Inquiry Question #5

Have you ever thought of the work a firefighter does and how important it is?  My main inquiry question is “What are the most important things a firefighter does to prepare for various emergency situations”? There are many important things a firefighter does to prepare for various emergency situations, but what are the most important Read More…

Capstone (4) Site visit

Hello everyone! For Capstone you need a interview and site visit! I already have talked about my interview. To learn more about my interview you could check my third capstone blog post. Today I will be talking about my site visit. I met with Mrs.Edwards to talk about my interview and site visit. I was Read More…

Capstone Interview #3

Hello everyone! Let me give you a quick review of everything that has happened so far in capstone. I chose the topic firefighting for capstone. My main inquiry question is “What are the most important things a firefighter does to prepare for various emergency situations”? And I came up with seven sub questions. To learn Read More…

Ellis Island Field trip

Hello everyone! Today the 5th graders of heathcote school went to ellis island! I thought this was a very fun expierence. We got to ellis island by a bus and ferry. The ferry ride made me a little nocious. When we arrived we looked around and waited for our tour guide to come. When our Read More…

Choosing a Capstone Topic #1

In school we just started this project called capstone. Capstone is one of the most important projects in 5 grade. My teacher said that capstone is a way to get us prepared for middle school. All year long I have been waiting for this project and am super excited for it. In Capstone you choose Read More…