Dalena Angell

Affiliation

Taylor Jr. High/Mesa Unified Schools

Recent Posts by Dalena

Mon Dec 30, 2013 10:47 PM in Earth Layers
I am looking for any suggestions for how to teach students about the Earth Layers through exploration. I know I read or hear an idea where students are given unmarked cans and they have to determine what is inside of these cans (like fruits or vegetables). Has anyone else heard about this idea or have any other suggestions for how to teach Earth layers through hands on activities? I would be gr...

Mon Dec 30, 2013 10:39 PM in Earthquakes
Have you read about using slinky's to teach this? It sounds interesting especially when I got towards the end of the article where is should using students lined up to also represent the waves. http://web.ics.purdue.edu/~braile/edumod/slinky/slinky4.htm

Thu Oct 31, 2013 11:11 PM in moon phases
I love this activity too! It is really good and I love all the OH's I get from the students as they do this activity. http://www.nasa.gov/centers/jpl/education/moonphases-20100913.html





Recent Public Collections by Dalena


Electromagnetic Spectrum

12 Resources

The collection will help teachers with the understanding of the electromagnetic spectrum.



An Electromagnetic Spectrum for Millennial Students: Teaching Light, Color, Energy, and Frequency Using the Electronic Devices of Our Time
Type: Journal Article
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Mystery Boxes, X Rays, and Radiology
Type: Journal Article
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Earth Science

2 Resources



What Can You Learn From Fossils?
Type: Book Chapter
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Inquiry in the Earth Sciences
Type: Book Chapter
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Rocks

1 Resources



Is It Possible to Turn Coal Into Diamonds?
Type: Book Chapter
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