Nathan Steier

2nd year teacher!

Location

MT

Affiliation

Broadwater Elementary

Recent Posts by Nathan

Thu Sep 06, 2012 6:47 PM in Beginning Earth Science-Need Help!!
Wow! I really appreciate your help Dorothy! I like free things, and especially anything that involves inquiry-based instruction for science. I could have several students searching on maps online for evidence of erosion for example. I really am using as much of everything provided as possible. Karen, I just finished "The Changing Earth" science-pack that is in the nsta library. I personally f...

Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:06 PM in Beginning Earth Science-Need Help!!
Tina, I really appreciate the lessons that you have provided! I'll add them to my unit that I am creating and will post everything after I have completed the unit in my class. I'll try looking for pre-exisiting conversations about topics that I am inquiring about in the future too! Thank you!

Sat Sep 01, 2012 5:28 PM in Beginning Earth Science-Need Help!!
We actually have several features in Billings that I could show pictures of and demonstrate to the students how they were created. There is a large sandstone formation that surrounds the city and rocks/boulders come off of it from time to time. I like your idea of building 3-D models of structures that are actually in your area. Denise, I would be very interested in finding out how well your pro...





Recent Reviews by Nathan


Thu Sep 06, 2012 6:55 PM
5 Delightfully interesting!
The content matched what was in the book, "Stop Faking It" Force and Motion by William Robertson. I thought that a lot of the explanations were worded well enough to understand if you stop and think about how Newton's laws apply around you. Very often, I found myself doing the demonstrations just because they were so practical and easy to perform.


Sat Sep 01, 2012 6:39 PM
4 Informative and well illustrated.
The progression through the material had an easy flow. I really appreciated the diagrams and interactives throughout the descriptions. There was also a lot of interesting questions that were posed in the beginning that I could use in my own classroom.






Recent Public Collections by Nathan


The Changing Earth

1 Resources



Earth's Changing Surface
Type: SciPack
Grade: Elementary School, Middle School, High School