Justine Romito

I am studying to be an elementary school teacher. I enjoy baking, gardening, and traveling.

Location

IL

Affiliation

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Recent Posts by Justine

Tue Apr 17, 2012 4:29 PM in I need a Nutrition Class Project... any ideas?
Hi There, How about a food and nutrition workshop? I am a pre-service teacher, and I am currently creating a workshop with my colleagues. We have used the Food and Nutrition Foss Kit as a guide and resource. Workshops are a great way to create an active and rich learning experience for the students. The food and nutrition workshop has four stations: fat test, sugar test, vitamin-c test, and the...

Tue Apr 17, 2012 4:09 PM in Nutrition
Hi, I am a pre-service teacher, and I am creating a workshop with my colleagues. We have used the Foss Kit as a resource and guide for our workshop. Ann Kennedy is a colleague of mine. My station focuses on fat content in common foods. I will be creating grease spots of ten common foods. I will have the common foods displayed and the grease spots also displayed. My students will be asked to predi...

Tue Apr 17, 2012 3:54 PM in Technology in your science lessons
I believe that the use of technology can be a great learning tool for our students. It is especially important to include technology learning in the classroom, especially if you are located in a more rural setting where the students have less access to the internet via home. Options are always a great suggestion, create an activity that can be created with or without the use of technology. I am cu...