School Pride

School Pride

Crown Pointe was recently gifted a set of put in cups from a parent volunteer. Today the students were tasked with making what was designed for a 6-foot fence fit onto a 5-foot fence. We did have to use some math and scaling problem solving to get a result that was...
It’s Electric!

It’s Electric!

3rd Graders this year have been involved in learning all they can about electricity. We have built circuits, tested voltage, learned to use a multimeter, made switches, and learned all about the dangers of electricity. We recently had the chance to learn all about...
Mechanical Hands

Mechanical Hands

Recently, 7th graders were tasked with building a mechanical hand. Students completed research into how they could build a mechanical out of recycled goods and other materials that were readily available in the EXPO room. The goal was for students to design a hand...
Legacy Project

Legacy Project

A project that was initiated this year was to have 8th graders look back over their years of attending Crown Pointe and to see how they could give back to the community and school. Each group was tasked with finding a need of the school and identify how they could...
Solar Eggs for Breakfast

Solar Eggs for Breakfast

Sixth graders have completed their first build of the school year. We tackled building solar ovens as sixth grade did last year. We changed up some our design guidelines and this year in hopes for more success with our ovens. Students completed the research and...
Recycled Axles

Recycled Axles

Seconds graders are hard at work discovering how simple machines work. In this project, we look at many examples how an axel rotates and brainstormed how we could build one. The class arrived at using cardboard, straws, and skewers we could probably make something...