Jessalyn Primrose

I am an Elementary Education major with a Spanish Teaching minor in my senior year here at UNI. I grew up in Anamosa, IA with my older sister and younger brother. I currently am an aunt to a niece (7) and a nephew (7 weeks). Education is my passion and I am looking forward to having my own classroom some day in the near future.

Recent Posts by Jessalyn

Fri Dec 01, 2017 10:16 PM in Future educator advice
This is also something that I worry about in my future classroom. I want all of my students to have the opportunity of experiencing science in a fun learning environment. I have begun by practicing small science experiments with the kiddos that I nanny. I found that they are naturally curious and love learning why things happen. I will definitely be taking the advise of trying to stay one step ahe...

Fri Dec 01, 2017 10:05 PM in Family Science Night
I have never thought of having students conduct an experiment at a family science night. I think that's a great way to get students interested in participating!

Fri Dec 01, 2017 9:34 PM in Getting students to go above and beyond
Pamela, I really like your ideas for providing gifted students the chance to enhance their learning. I think a lot of kids are more likely to feel a personal connection to their units when they get the chance to choose what they would like to do! It would also be interesting to see them present to the class. This helps them explain their thinking and gives the other students a chance to hear furth...