Shalen Boyer

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Recent Posts by Shalen

Wed Sep 06, 2017 4:35 PM in Claim, Evidence, Reasoning Activities
What are some interesting activities that you use to introduce this framework?  The students that had me as 7th graders are familiar with the basic framework so I'm looking for an activity that will remind/reinforce what was taught the previous  year.  

Wed Jun 28, 2017 4:58 PM in Creating Digital Notebooks
My district is going 1:1 with Chromebooks for the 2017-2018 school year.  I've always used composition notebooks for my science class, but I'd really like to go with an electronic version of a notebook.  Any suggestions for formatting or useful apps to create a digital notebook?  I thought about using Google Slides but I'd like to have separate sections for homework, notes, and section for resourc...

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!

Recent Public Collections by Shalen

Teaching for Conceptual Understanding
Type: Journal Article

Using Concept Maps in the Science Classroom
Type: Journal Article

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

Student-Centered Notebooks
Type: Journal Article