Susan Nandlal

I am currently persuing my degree in Early Childhood Education at the University of Houston. I believe that learning never stops. One of my major goal is to provide the appropriate atmosphere that is encouraging for all students to learn. Therefore, this course would give me the necessary knowledge and skills to ensure my students are successful

Location

TX

Recent Posts by Susan

Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:31 PM in SCIENCE & SPACE IN THE ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM
Hi Lory. As a student teacher, I recently had the opportunity to get out and be involve with young scientists and their  projects. It is amazing to see the measure of creativity displayed among the primary grades. I have started volunteering  with organizations that support causes important to scientists. It provides a chance to engage with the public while  increasing the awareness of...

Thu Jan 25, 2018 12:55 AM in Inquiry-Based Learning in Elementary School
Hello Brooke, I like your inclusion of the 5E into Inquiry Based Learning. I agree with you because it is an opportunity for students to engage in activities that increases their metacognitive skills, which promotes higher order thinking. Through this method of learning in science, students can learn by investigating, exploring that creates discussions to the curious young mind. Good Artic...

Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:31 PM in Cells
Hello Larissa, I like your enthusiasm in wanting to include hands on activities into your lesson. I think it is a great way to help your students learn more about those challenging topics in science. I am always looking for ideas that would compliment my lessons to make it more interesting. I have used materials such as clay, jello, and styrofoam to do this project. I have discov...