*Observe means to pay close
attention to something
*We are going to grow some crystals for a secret
surprise for your teacher.
*The snowy math station you will be using balance
to weigh how many snow bears it takes to
balance classroom objects.
*If you have time, you also do the How Many
Ways can you fill a hexagon?
*Trace and color the pattern blocks you used to
build each hexagon.
*Engineering Shapes and Snowflakes
*You will use toothpicks and clay to build shapes and answer
*How many sides does it have?
*How many points or vertices?
*Then you will create your own snowflake using the clay and
*Draw a picture of your snowflake and describe the shapes.
*Log in to you eClass and find the
*1) Read Snowflake Bentley and the
Snow book on Bookflix
*2) You may choose to play the “Make-
a-flake” game, the pan balance game
or the snowflake symmetry game.