Randy Florendo

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HI

Recent Posts by Randy

Thu Feb 08, 2018 2:01 PM in Weather and Middle School
[size=2]Grab their attention. Start by posing facts/questions about various weather phenomenons:[/size] [size=2] - The strongest Typhoon in history killed 6,300 people.[/size] [size=2] - [/size][size=2][color=#333333][font=Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif]On July 15 1972, Death Valley was recorded has having the highest natural ground temperature of [/font][/color][color=#22222...

Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:22 PM in Will SpaceX soon be in our textbooks?
It is a great question. I believe in time, SpaceX will be in textbooks. SpaceX is pushing the envelope of space science. Although it is a private enterprise, their mission is to further the knowledge of science for mankind.

Wed Feb 07, 2018 6:22 PM in SCIENCE & SPACE IN THE ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM
It great that she does implement science into her writing. Many schools are focused on reading, writing, and math. Social Studies and Science seem to go on the back burner. You are right about science grabbing the attention of students, especially at the elementary level.