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Check out what is happening in our classrooms at Giese Elementary School.

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Mrs. Gayle's 5th grade Density and Buoyancy Lesson

Mrs. Gayle's 5th grade students recently did a lesson on density and buoyancy for science.  You may watch the YouTube video that they watched to learn more about it!

They also had an experiment in which they were able to use aluminum foil to make a large and small boat.  The students then placed pennies onto the foil one by one, until eventually the density of the boat outweighed the density of the water.  Here is a video of their lesson: