Erica Preston

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Recent Posts by Erica

Mon Mar 02, 2015 4:24 PM in Outdoor Activities
I did a lesson the other day where we went outside and observe and record the weather. I did that the whole week of observing and recording what they see in their science journal. This class was first graders. They enjoyed it very much. They record answers such as it is cold or warm, rainy or sunny, windy or calm, etc. The answers were recorded by a drawing, descriptive words, and then senten...

Mon Mar 02, 2015 4:19 PM in Balancing the Classroom Schedule: Making Sure Science Fits In
I am student teaching and have the same issue. My cooperating teacher and I have talked about this. It all comes down to classroom management. We thought about how to fix it and thought about taking another subject out and alternate days with science.

Tue Feb 03, 2015 10:59 PM in Science Notebooks for First Grade
Hi, I think Interactive notebook are great ways to gather thoughts, notes, and information in any subject. I am student teaching in a 1st grade class. we don't use interactive notebooks for science but we do in other subjects. I think the note books could be used for activities to remember what was taught and have them write a reflection each time after science class of what they learned so the...





Recent Public Collections by Erica


Food

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Science of Food Safety
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Nutrition: What are Nutrients?
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Heredity

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Heredity and Variation: Inheritance
Type: Science Object
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Heredity and Variation: Genes in Action
Type: Science Object
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Heredity

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Heredity and Variation: Genes in Action
Type: Science Object
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