Schmitz Park Elementary (trip #4) Day 2

Trip Day: Day 2

Location: Jones Island

Name(s): Schmitz Park Elementary

School/Grade: 5th

It was a chilly morning that greeting the students

and crew. The morning fire line found the students bundled up with cool gray skies overhead.

The day turned a bit breezy as they cast off from Jones Island on their sailing and science adventure for the day, but the day also ended with some sunshine. They are on a continuing quest to determine if they can find a relationship between the amount of copper in the water and the effects on the abundance of phytoplankton.

Investigating plankton under microscopes

Investigating plankton under microscopes

Journaling science on the bow

Journaling science on the bow

Science discussion preparation

Science discussion preparation

Science discussion

Science discussion

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