FAIRY - SCIENCE
beginning of the school year 1934-35, junior science began its work for
affiliation. This was the aim set up at the beginning of the year.
According to the State Department, each science class had to have five
recitation periods. After this was arranged the work was begun. Equipment
had to be bought. There was one microscope and a few other items to start
with. A trip was made to
and an up-to-date laboratory was established to meet the State
At the end
of the school term the class had completed 60 experiments, made several
field trips, and trips to the cheese factory, ice plant, electrical plant,
and water plant to observe and study the principles of each.
was given by the State Department of Education.
beginning of the school year 1935-36 the biology department was
established, and work begun toward affiliation. Another trip to
was made by Mr. Miller, Mr. Parks and Mr. Jackson. On this trip such
material and various articles were purchased to bring the laboratory up to
requirements by the State Department. An aquarium was bought and
established in the science room. Gas was piped into the laboratory, as
also was water.
close of the year 50 experiments were completed and affiliation was given
hundred dollars worth of equipment was bought this year and we have a
beautiful aquarium with several rare kinds of fish in them.
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HAMILTON COUNTY SCHOOL ANNUAL
TEXAS CENTENNIAL EDITION
W. F. BILLINGSLEA, Publisher
PUBLIC SCHOOL, 1936
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