Wendy Duan

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Recent Posts by Wendy

Sun Nov 13, 2016 9:52 PM in Weather and Elementary
Maybe have students observe the weather outside for a week and have them draw it out. You could also show cartoon videos on weather or seasons and incorporate a song to help them remember the seasons. For kindergarten they could also complete simple sorting activities for the different types of weather and seasons.

Sun Nov 13, 2016 9:47 PM in Science Notebooks
I think science notebooks makes it a lot easier for students to refer back to their notes for guidance and to organize their thoughts when they observe during experiments. We use science journals for my science class in college and I definitely think it’s helpful when it comes to taking notes and I always refer back to the handouts that I’ve pasted into my journal whenever I forget about a conc...

Sun Nov 13, 2016 9:40 PM in Gardening at school with young children
I think having a small school garden will definitely be a great idea for students to learn and relate! Some students might have a garden at home so they might be able to make connections and learn about the importance of sunlight and watering the plants.