Sandra Saint-Val

Hi, I'm Sandra and I'm a future educator!

Recent Posts by Sandra

Sat Oct 22, 2016 11:18 PM in Getting girls involved in Science
I love that you brought light into the subject because I felt that way growing up as well. I have two girls in my classroom who don't like Science because they believe that the subject was made for boys. They rarely see girl scientists and they do not feel the need to learn it. One thing that us teachers have to keep in mind is that science teachers will be the only "scientists" they'll ever come ...

Sat Oct 22, 2016 11:12 PM in Science Notebooks
Hi! Yes!! Please implement that in your classroom for all subjects! You can model the notes to your students as they add them into their notebooks throughout the school year. They can continually look through there notes and you'll always have peace in mind that they are correct because they will be all modeled by you. Also, it's an essential tool for their parents because when they take them h...

Sat Oct 22, 2016 11:09 PM in First Day of School Science Activities
Hi! The first week of school is always hectic for me because of all the important things that we have to get done. During the first week, the students are doing most of the talking because I want them to get to know one another and etc. In science, I informed them about lab safety. On Friday, the students explored many types of lab safety hands-on activity. Doing this helped them see the importan...