Marianne Cane

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Recent Posts by Marianne

Tue Aug 29, 2017 9:49 PM in Writing Student Growth Objectives for Kindergarten Science
I am looking for help figuring out to write meaningful Student Growth Objectives aligned with the NGSS kindergarten standards. I see each class once a week for 40 minutes, and teach more than 200 children. If they are absent for my class, I miss key assessment opportunities.  I have not yet figured what to assess at the start of the year for skills that will develop over the course of the year ...

Sat Apr 29, 2017 11:59 AM in Kindergarten activities
Let them sketch at least four different grasses they see in the lawn. That is engaging!

Sat Apr 29, 2017 11:58 AM in Kindergarten activities
Dandelions are easily accessible and allow children to have hands-on experience exploring different parts of a plant. I was so amazed, and so are my children, to discover that the white fluff and seeds are already there at the base of the yellow parts of the flower. Let them pluck and see the seeds. Let them see the hollow stem. Let them see the lightning shaped leaves and the sturdy taproot. Let ...