https://polkstudents.com Polk Central third graders create parade of Lego robots That wasn’t the typical holiday parade traveling the halls at Polk Central Elementary School. https://polkstudents.com/polk-central-third-graders-create-parade-of-lego-robots/ Mon, 09 Jan 2023 12:01:19 GMT https://polkstudents.com/polk-central-third-graders-create-parade-of-lego-robots/ Polk Central artists win Outreach Christmas Card Contest Polk Central Elementary School recently honored the winners of the Polk Outreach Christmas Card Contest. https://polkstudents.com/polk-central-artists-win-outreach-christmas-card-contest/ Sun, 11 Dec 2022 11:12:59 GMT https://polkstudents.com/polk-central-artists-win-outreach-christmas-card-contest/ Polk Central fifth graders learning about matter Fifth graders at Polk Central Elementary are studying the properties of matter using a Smithsonian for Education science kit. https://polkstudents.com/polk-central-fifth-graders-learning-about-matter/ Sun, 23 Oct 2022 05:10:00 GMT https://polkstudents.com/polk-central-fifth-graders-learning-about-matter/ Polk Central teachers begin work in year-long RootEd project As part of Polk Central Elementary’s commitment to fully engage students in learning, eight Polk Central teachers are participating in RootEd, a year-long project-based learning initiative through Constructive Learning Design. https://polkstudents.com/polk-central-teachers-begin-work-in-year-long-rooted-project/ Sun, 02 Oct 2022 05:10:02 GMT https://polkstudents.com/polk-central-teachers-begin-work-in-year-long-rooted-project/ Polk Central third graders whip up ice cream treats in science lab Third grade students in Ashlyn Searcy’s class at Polk Central Elementary recently made ice cream in science lab. https://polkstudents.com/polk-central-third-graders-whip-up-ice-cream-treats-in-science-lab/ Sun, 02 Oct 2022 05:10:03 GMT https://polkstudents.com/polk-central-third-graders-whip-up-ice-cream-treats-in-science-lab/