Miriam Luna



Recent Posts by Miriam

Tue Feb 20, 2018 3:46 PM in Getting Parents Involved in Science
Hello, I am a student teacher and I am currently in a 2nd grade classroom. What I have noticed, that really works for this school is that they have a science night at least once a month. They get to observe the sky with a telescope and record and share all of their findings. I was able to attend the one where they had the opportunity to meet a real astronaut, they had food donated, and lots of ot...

Tue Feb 13, 2018 1:53 PM in Fun way to introduce Science
Hello, I am currently a student teacher and am in a second grade classroom. What I have observed from my teacher is that the first thing you want to do is get the students attention by asking a question that relates to the lesson (a question that they will relate too: What do you wear when its cold outside? Do you wear a bathing suit when its snowing outside?). I also noticed that my teacher alwa...

Tue Feb 06, 2018 12:24 PM in Weather and Elementary
Hello, I am currently a student teacher in second grade and I have observed in many schools so my advice would be to talk about the weather every single day. In some classes that I observed they did this every morning, they would do the calendar, the day of the week, the weather outside, and the season they were in. Reading books about the seasons and weather also helps them. Having colorful anch...