Science Fair 2021- 2022

Science Fair 2021- 2022

Thanks to all of the Judges: 1. Dr. Declan McCabe                   6. Hari Konnanur                       11. Pete Brescia 2. Michaela Forgione                    7. Dr. Amanda Kennedy            12. Dr. Jen Kaufman 3. Bob Viswanathan                      8. Rachel...
Teacher Talk: Grades 1 & 8 Science Collaboration

Teacher Talk: Grades 1 & 8 Science Collaboration

Ms. Lee’s first grade class and Mr. Pendergrass’s eighth grade class are collaborating this year on a regular basis to do science explorations together. In the beginning of the school year, the two classes were excited to see they would be sharing both their lunch and...
Teacher Talk: Science – Car Pull

Teacher Talk: Science – Car Pull

There is an old proverb which goes something like this: “Tell me and I will forget, show me and I may remember, involve me and I will understand”. This has been a tough year for having students do the most important part of any science lesson…the...
News: Monarch Butterflies

News: Monarch Butterflies

Last spring, Mater Christi initiated a butterfly garden, a collaborative project supported by students, faculty, alumni, and Girls on the Run. This garden was registered as part of the Mercy Monarch Milkweed Garden network. Today, our kindergarteners were excited to...
News: Birds of Vermont

News: Birds of Vermont

Fourth grade artists recently completed a unit on Vermont birds. The goal was to build a better understanding of each student’s sense of place as well as to collaborate with teachers in order to allow students to explore the topic in a variety of spaces. After...