On Fridays, half of the K classes go to a Brooklyn Salt Marsh. But that doesn't mean the other two K classes don't get to experience the shore. Why? The shore is brought into their rooms. In Maryann's class last "Indoor Shore" Friday the theme was fish anatomy.
|A tracing paper overlaid on a picture of a fish skeleton allowed students to "flesh" out their own fish.|
|Caught to be food for people's bodies, these fish are "food" for student brains.|
|Respectfully handling once living fish. to learn about gills, scales, and fins.|
|These students are looking at living fish.|