Village Charter

Boise, Idaho

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Meadow marsh inquiry

September 15, 2016 • by Alex R.'s team

Holland: Today we took soil cores with cool tools.

Kayla: Today we learned the difference between meadow marsh dirt and the forest dirt.

Eliana: today I saw the sediment in dirt...

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Digging Holes and Clay Holes

September 15, 2016 • by Summer Program.'s team

Push Pop Clan Inquiry Day



Ponderosa Pine Pals

September 14, 2016 • by Alex R.'s team

Eliana:today we learned about the water cycle. :)

kayla: today we made skits about the water cycle.

Holland: Today we got to put on waders and test some murky water.

Fifi: We...

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Push Pop Clan has a fun day studying the environment!

September 14, 2016 • by Summer Program.'s team

We collected data around the state park. We helped each other gain the data that other people did not get to collect. We gave each other ideas by telling other people our perspectives. We didn't...

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Asking Questions with the Flaming Neon Tigers

September 14, 2016 • by Ava I.'s team

Today we had to come up with questions about something in the Treated and Untreated section of Ponderosa State Park. We split up into two teams, both making a research question and a testable...

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Terrestrial Data: Aspen Grove 9/14/2016 - 3:30pm
Date: 9/14/2016 - 3:30pm
Weather: Overcast
Cloud Type: Stratus
Air Temperature: 9.7°C
Soil Temperature: 7.0°C
Light: 5,800lux
Canopy Cover: 70%
Teaching Site: Aspen Grove
Terrestrial Data: Sagebrush Meadow 9/14/2016 - 2:30pm
Date: 9/14/2016 - 2:30pm
Weather: Overcast
Cloud Type: Cirrus, Stratus
Air Temperature: 9.6°C
Soil Temperature: 10.3°C
Light: 900lux
Canopy Cover: 60%
Teaching Site: Sagebrush Meadow
Aquatic Data: Duck Bay 9/13/2016 - 2:00pm
Date: 9/13/2016 - 2:00pm
Weather: Clear, Sunny
Lake Temperature: 15.4°C
pH: 7.3
Dissolved Oxygen: 11.3mg/L
Turbidity: 100NTUs
Teaching Site: Duck Bay
Aquatic Data: Lily Marsh 9/13/2016 - 2:00pm
Date: 9/13/2016 - 2:00pm
Weather: Clear, Sunny
Lake Temperature: 15.4°C
pH: 6.8
Dissolved Oxygen: 8.7mg/L
Turbidity: 8NTUs
Teaching Site: Lily Marsh