Monthly Archives: November 2012

To graph or not to graph?

Yellow Creek Water Level As Session 2 comes to a close, the Bernoulli group is crunching numbers and coming up with new data.  To graph or not to graph?  That is the question…

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Statistics!

November 13: With data collection complete we stayed inside to begin analyzing our data! We first organized all of our information into an excel spreadsheet to ensure that everyone has access to the measurements before we temporarily leave CVI. With the tree … Continue reading

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Session 2 Day 3

During the first seminar block, students we able to choose from Tie-dye with Linda, Snow Snacks with Josh & Jenny, Circle Games with Kate, and Board Games with Kim.  Session 2 activities included Disney Trivia with Kate, Snowshoeing with Vada, Cheese … Continue reading

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The Douglas Bag 10/27

Today we started to build a Douglas Bag, A Douglas Bag functions to trap air for measurement purposes. The materials we had to work with to design the Douglas Bag were mostly common household items. The materials included the following … Continue reading

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Last Day, see you back soon! 11/13/12

It’s our last day of the second session at YSDE and we are very proud of our progress in our intervention study. Our plan for next session, when we return, is to begin our project presentation and finalize our hard … Continue reading

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Revisiting the Past

Session two: Day Two Today our group began with discussion leading to the decision of using elderberry and indigo root seeds. We also decided to take out boiling, acid and nicking. We started working on scarifying and exposure to red filtered light, used … Continue reading

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Snowshoes Save the Day

November 12: After learning from yesterday, we decided to use snow shoes in an attempt to get to our stand faster and stay warmer. So after a quick “How To” on snowshoeing, we went out to our coniferous stand to carry out … Continue reading

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Let’s make the change! 11/12/12

We’re beginning to wrap up our intervention study. We’ve reached the point where we have gathered our data and literature and we are ready to put it all together and prepare it for the School board-let’s make the change!  We are confident in … Continue reading

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Session 2 Day 2 at YSDE

After the students research ended for the day, we had lunch and then the students split up to attend session 1 activities: Mind Games with Kate, Archery with Rocky, or watch live music at the Purple Fiddle. Mind Games: So … Continue reading

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Carbon Nation 11/11/12

Upon our arrival, Anthony had a video for us to watch, detailing the condition of the Earth and just how awful of a shape we are living in. The video also detailed the way ordinary people, just like all of … Continue reading

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