Danielle Cavazos

Location

TX

Recent Posts by Danielle

Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:52 PM in Science Misconceptions
Haley -- I am currently a student at the University of Houston and one of the very first assignments we were given in my science course was to draw a scientist in our interactive notebooks. There are about 30 students in my class and only 2-3 people drew a female. I think this would be a great activity to do with your students to combat misconceptions of what a scientist looks like. I am guilty of...

Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:38 PM in
Maureen - I love your book suggestions that are related to science. I am currently student teaching in a 1st grade classroom, however, last semester I was in a 2nd grade math and science classroom. I was always curious to know if there were science related books out there I was unaware of. Growing up I always enjoyed reading The Magic School Bus. Reading books like those always made learning abo...

Wed Apr 11, 2018 10:51 PM in Water Lesson for 1st Grade
Hello! I recently created and taught a water 5E lesson in a 1st grade classroom I am student teaching in. I wanted to share it with everybody because my students really enjoyed it and I would love to help anyone who is looking for a lesson to do over water.  Engagement - I demonstrated a tabletop waterfall in front of the entire classroom.  Explore - I placed a picture of a body of water on ea...