CSW Blog

October 2017 – Pizza-box Ovens

We see the sun every day, but have you ever tried to directly capture and use the energy it provides?  By building simple solar ovens using pizza boxes, black construction paper, foil, and plastic wrap, our students were able to learn about important energy concepts like “reflection” and “absorption” while […]

April 2017 – Chicken Feet

Earlier in the year, our elementary school CSW classes learned about the structure of human hands by building working models showing bones, muscles, tendons, and ligaments. In April, our middle- and high-school classes explored this topic by dissecting actual chicken feet.   In addition to learning basic dissection techniques and […]