Ariana Cruz

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Recent Posts by Ariana

Mon Mar 16, 2015 11:35 PM in Experiments
I am currently trying to put together a demonstration for this fourth grade TEK: (5) Matter and energy. The student knows that matter has measurable physical properties and those properties determine how matter is classified, changed, and used. The student is expected to: C: compare and contrast a variety of mixtures and solutions such as rocks in sand, sand in water, or sugar in water. C...

Sun Feb 22, 2015 1:51 AM in reward system?
Doing a gem jar for the class is perfect when you are wanting a reward system in your classroom. Check out the link below!

Sun Feb 22, 2015 1:46 AM in Classroom Management
I am not sure what grade level you are wanting CMP tips for, but I have found the gem jar idea to work. Create a gem jar for your classroom and give the class a gem for whenever the class does something good. You decided how many gems they have to collect to receive a gift from you, you can give gems for remaining quiet during an activity. The kids in the classroom that I am observing it works ver...

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Science For All

6 Resources

Here are some science resources for several topics.

Teaching Through Trade Books: Kite Explorations
Type: Journal Article

The Early Years: Young Questioners
Type: Journal Article