Character EducationCharacter Counts
Please check out the Character Counts link above. Character Counts is a program Dana School will use to teach and reinforce good character in our students. As a school community, we have accepted the challenge to model the six pillars of character: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, and Citizenship (TRRFCC). Character Counts is truly terrific!
This website has a great deal of detailed information about doing science fair projects. There is even a topic selection wizard (recommended for upper grades--is too advanced for younger students) under "project ideas" to help you find a suitable topic.
This internet activity has links to websites with ideas for science fair projects.
A guide for doing science fair projects.
Lots of ideas for science projects and just fun science information.
Lots of links for all sorts of topics. Check out the Science section for many links that could be helpful for science fair projects
StandardsCalifornia Content Standards
Please check out the California Content Standards at the above link. Content Standards are available in English Language Arts, Mathematics, History-Social Science, Science, and Visual & Performing Arts
The link above will take you to the Lucia Mar Unified School District Curriculum Division web page. You will find the district standards here for English & Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Science. You will also find state "frameworks," guidelines and materials.