Jonelle Renti Cruz

I am a new teacher in my 3rd year of teaching but my 1st time teaching in elementary school. I wanted to get better at science so here I am. I hope everyone's had a great year so far. I look forward to sharing and talking to all of you.

Location

HI

Affiliation

Kekaha School

Recent Posts by Jonelle

Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:00 PM in Science Websites for Students
Hi Eric. I read another post similar to yours, and the website that was offered was gamequarium.org . It has great videos and lesson ideas in it. There are also links to websites that have science games.

Mon Apr 15, 2013 9:57 PM in Science Lessons Outside of the Classroom
Hi there. I had a successful lesson with the solar system recently. I teach 5th grade, and I made a size and distance model for the students to see. I just made a model using string with labels to mark off the proportional distances of the planets to the sun. I let them walk along the string to simulate traveling from planet to planet through space. I also had spheres that I measured to make ...

Mon Apr 15, 2013 9:54 PM in Science Lessons Outside of the Classroom
Hi there. I had a successful lesson with the solar system recently. I teach 5th grade, and I made a size and distance model for the students to see. I just made a model using string with labels to mark off the proportional distances of the planets to the sun. I let them walk along the string to simulate traveling from planet to planet through space. I also had spheres that I measured to make ...