CPS Science News

June is Blanding’s turtle release time for 4th grade students!

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End of the school year is a happy time for all- at least for most students. For many 4th grade students it is a bitter sweet time for they have to say goodbye to the headstarts. Click here for more photos and information about this year’s turtle release.

5th grade students get a hands-on understanding of the Merrimack River water shed.

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Plankton tows conducted on June 12-17th have shown an amazing amount of life in the water.

Students were able to get a first hand look at the plankton blooms in action! Checkout some of the videos and snapshots taken from our digital microscope.

Zoea (crab larvae) plankton

 

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Barnacle larvae

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Copepods

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Click here to learn more about the coastal investigation.

 

February lights up for third graders!

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Concord Municipal Light Plant lights up 3rd grade electricity unit! Students participate in hands- on activities that introduce and reinforce concepts taught in this physical science unit.

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