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6th Grade Visits Gulf Of Maine Research Institute

posted Mar 31, 2014, 9:44 AM by Seth Cole   [ updated Mar 31, 2014, 10:05 AM ]
The Shapleigh School sixth grade visited the Gulf of Maine Research Institute in Portland on Thursday and Friday. Mr. Bertrand and Mr. Cady's homerooms made the trip on Thursday, while Mrs. Long-Broughton and Mrs. Roy's homerooms attended the GMRI on Friday. While there, students and teachers learned about what is happening in the Gulf of Maine bioregion through the "LabVenture!" science topic, "Complex Systems". Student engaged in hands-on activities, saw a variety of species, and made real-world connections.

For more information on the GMRI and the "LabVenture!" science experience, visit

Thank you to Mr. Cady and Mrs. Roy for the pictures.