Why so many projects?
Here at CCS, it seems like you see projects and academic fairs going on all of the time! Yes, you do. Why? Projects, project based learning and academic fairs give students an opportunity to be immersed in a real world topic, while at the same time practicing many interdisciplinary competencies, and developing higher order thinking skills and presentation skills. There is nothing else like it.
We begin in 1st/2nd grade with a camping project that covers science, social studies and math or pioneer days which incorporates history, science, and English, and an animal habitat project t... continue reading