Natashia Silva




University of Houston- Student

Recent Posts by Natashia

Mon Mar 05, 2018 1:37 AM in Animal Habitats!
Hi Everyone! I am a student teacher in a first grade classroom! Currently, I am creating a lesson unit on animal habitats. I wanted to see if anyone had creative ideas or resources to include about animal habitats? I am teaching first graders, so I am looking for things that will keep them engaged, that will allow them to explore or create, and that they can apply to the real world. Thank you a...

Mon Mar 05, 2018 1:21 AM in Magnets in Kinder
Hi Brenda!! I totally understand your pain on trying to get little ones interested when they are tired! Currently, I am a student teacher in a first grade classroom and it is very difficult at the end of the day trying to get them to do anything. Recently, my mentor teacher taught magnets. I suggest having the students explore first in centers. We had three centers. One center there was magneti...

Mon Mar 05, 2018 1:02 AM in Life Cycle of Plants!!
HI Everyone!! I am a student teacher in a first grade classroom. I have an upcoming lesson on life cycle of a plant and identifying plant parts. We are planting some green beans and keeping a science journal of what we will see and we are putting back together flowers that have been in an accident (that i have precut up). I wanted to see if anyone else out there has any other interesting or cre...