5th Grade

K-8 Students Experience Antarctica

On Wednesday August 24, Timberline 4th, 5th, and 8th graders had the privilege of working with Lynn Kaluzienski, a researcher at both the Sc

Intentional, Inspiring, & Internalized Learning Through Genius Hour

Students at Indian Peaks are learning for the sake of learning. Have you ever wondered why your feet fall asleep?

STEM Summer School a Huge Success

Math and science content were a major focus for this year's summer school sessions at Timberline PK-8.  The content was taught through literacy instruction, technology integration, and the design process.

5th Graders Launch Rovers at STEM Summer Camp

5th grade students at Timberline were learning about planetary science and rocketry with the use of literacy books, various&n

Human Body Models in Motion!

5th graders at Indian Peaks have been gathering research around human body systems through books and online resources.

5th Grade: Marshmallow Challenge

Mrs. Lucero's class took a brain break from TCAP testing to complete the Marshmallow Challenge.

5th Graders Drill for Oil

During their earth science unit, 5th graders simulated drilling through the layers of the Earth in search of oil.

5th Grade: Wind-Powered Cars

During their CU TEAMS classes, taught by a graduate level engineering student from CU Boulder, 5th Graders have been learning about renewabl

Colorado Space Grant at Indian Peaks

The IPES MESA after-school club has been fortunate to work with the University of Colorado and the Colorado Space Grant in a 6 week partners

Adobe Brick Challenge with CU TEAMS

CU TEAMS visits Indian Peaks' 5th grade students weekly to engage in engineering design.