Author Archives: Gaby Calkins

Greetings Students, Parents, and Guardians

Welcome. Please see next post for ways to contact me. Please remember to check your child’s grades and assignments on home access often. This can be done by going on to Bethel’s Homepage at . Once there go to the … Continue reading

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Ways to contact me

Dear Parents and Guardians, I really look forward to meeting your kiddos. I know distance learning is challenging. There are multiple way to get a hold of me if you or your student needs help. Email: gabriela.calkins@bethel.k12.or.us Google classroom: Leave … Continue reading

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Contact me on Remind

To sign up for Remind first you must know what class your student is in. Remind: If you have not signed up, you may sign up by doing the following: If your child is in Science 7A go to https://www.remind.com/join and … Continue reading

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Blazing Hurricanes take New Orleans by storm

Last year’s winners of the regional wind turbine competition were invited to compete in New Orleans for Kidwind’s National Finals, this year. After much fundraising we were able to raise enough money to make the trip. Thank you to everyone … Continue reading

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Polar Challenge

Yay! We participated in our second annual Polar Challenge. This is an engineering challenge using Biomimcry to create soles for our shoes that will help us to navigate on the ice. Many thanks to our wonderful chaperones whom without we … Continue reading

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Turbines and Rise of the Machines

We completed our first year in the robotics club. We will be expanding our club to include engineering. From September – December our project will be to build geared wind turbines so we can compete at the Kidwind challenge in … Continue reading

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Gecko’s All-Terrain Toes Are All About The Angles

Gecko’s All-Terrain Toes Are All About The Angles. 7th graders this year will be designing, building and testing shoe attachments that will allow them to walk more easily on ice. These designs will be based on animal adaptations. The article … Continue reading

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Making Stuff Stronger

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