Guinea Pigs

Recently I was at a party where people were talking about a lot of random, light-hearted things. Someone mentioned guinea pigs. Someone else, who happened to be a scientist, pointed out that they aren't pigs, and they aren't from Guinea. ...more

I like my milk Tye-Dyed

I felt like I had nothing to write tonight.  But… then I remembered that this past week in Grade 2 Science has been the most fun I’ve ever had teaching, and I think I’ll do a strictly teaching post today.We’ve been learning about really great things — viscosity, transparency, absorption, dissolving, saturation…. it’s been great.We started off mixing water and vegetable oil.  I coloured the water with food colouring so they’d get the full effect…...more