Allyson Jones

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Recent Posts by Allyson

Sat Feb 27, 2016 1:28 PM in Engagement
I think it is important to stick to a 5E lesson plan format so that you can make sure to have plenty of hands on activities for your students. Also, if you can incorporate something that they do find interesting into your teaching, that could help. Or if there's any funny videos on youtube... I know students love to watch videos. Making some sort of game out of the topic could also make for a more...

Sat Feb 27, 2016 1:25 PM in NGSS APP AVAILABLE
Wow! This is amazing information! I can't wait to download it and share it with other student teachers now. Thanks for sharing!

Sat Feb 27, 2016 1:23 PM in Science Safety
I think it is best to go over the basics at the beginning of the school year before you start any experiments. Then you could add more specific ones as you introduce new lessons and experiments. It also depends what grade you are teaching. Older students can handle learning more up front, but still give plenty of reminders before, during, and after experiments.