Yixiu Yan



Recent Posts by Yixiu

Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:49 PM in How to get Students involved in science
Hi Francisco, I really like you point out this question, because I used to be bored of science class. I still can remember that my science teacher always teach us obscure definitions, theories, and concepts. There was less lab and hands on activities during the class, we have to memorize all the knowledge teacher taught in lesson and prepare the exams. I really hate this, in my opinion, teacher’s...

Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:45 PM in Parent Involvement at home
Hi Kimi, I really like you point this out, and I agree with you. Parents should be involved in children's growth, some take home science activities will let them have a great time and learn some science knowledge. I know few take home science activities, and I want to share one with you. Balloon Air Pressure Experiment · You need to prepare a balloon, a jar, a piece...

Thu Feb 01, 2018 1:21 AM in Implementing STEM in my classroom
Hi Leslie, STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, every teacher should bring implement STEM to their classes. STEM is growing everywhere, students should be prepared when they just attend school. Kindergarten is a great age to let children start STEM, this is like a foundation, after they get into it, they will feel comfortable when they get into higher grade l...