Monica Chason

I teach high school science in West Georgia. I have taught Earth Systems and Biology, this year I am teaching Physical science and Human Anatomy & Physiology.

Recent Posts by Monica

Tue Apr 12, 2016 4:11 PM in First Day of School Science Activities
I have my students do this Science Inquiry Puzzle every year on the first day. (I have mostly 9th graders) I printed the squares on different colored neon cardstock and laminated them and keep them stored in zip lock bags. I keep the small square in a separate bag so each student gets 4 pieces to start out with. After 3 years they are still looking great! It is a great introduction to the nature o...

Tue Apr 12, 2016 4:03 PM in Science Magazines
I attended Scholastic's sessions at NSTA on their Science Magazine, ScienceWorld. I have not previously used science magazines in my classroom but I can see areas where I could potentially add them in. Next year I will have at least two sections of Honors Physical Science, inclusion Physical Science and a resource biology class. The areas I see the magazine as useful are especially in the resour...

Recent Reviews by Monica

Tue Oct 27, 2015 7:21 PM
5 Excellent Resource
This is an excellent resource to integrate into learning about the integumentary system. My students enjoyed surveying their peers and creating public service announcements.