Shalen Boyer

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Recent Posts by Shalen

Thu Apr 27, 2017 10:15 PM in Thermal Energy In Middle School
This is an awesome collection! Thank you very much for posting it!

Tue Apr 25, 2017 10:38 PM in Thermal Energy In Middle School
Thermal energy is difficult for a number of my students to grasp.  Does anyone have any suggestions for an interesting project to reinforce this topic?  We complete a ice melting activity with the Flinn blocks, but I don't have a much else. 

Tue Mar 07, 2017 9:47 PM in Virtual Conference Discussion: The Total Solar Eclipse of 2017
I'm extremely excited to view this! I'm in the prime viewing location so my students will have an awesome opportunity. A number of school districts in my area will be closed for this event. A couple of towns in our area are planning an entire day filled with activities! I plan on purchasing a set of solar safe viewing glasses for my students to use. I've included the link to the website if an...

Recent Public Collections by Shalen

Teaching for Conceptual Understanding
Type: Journal Article
Grade: Elementary School, Middle School

Using Concept Maps in the Science Classroom
Type: Journal Article
Grade: Middle School

Interactive Notebooks

9 Resources

“Scientific Writing”—A Course to Improve the Writing of Science Students: Stressing the English Language Component of Scientific Writing
Type: Journal Article
Grade: College

Student-Centered Notebooks
Type: Journal Article
Grade: Elementary School, Middle School