Daniel Brown

I am currently in my second year of teaching science. This is my first year teaching at Shelbyville High School in Indiana. I currently teach Biology I, Biology II, and Integrated Chemistry and Physics (ICP). Also, I am part of the NSTA New Science Teacher Academy this year.




Noblesville High School

Recent Posts by Daniel

Sun Nov 20, 2011 1:15 PM in Course Sequencing
We are debating major changes in our sequencing next year at our school in Indiana. A major suggestion we have made as a department is to move Biology from a freshman course to a sophomore course. In Indiana, Biology is a high stakes testing class. Our freshman over recent years have shown a certain lack of maturity and understanding of what it takes to succeed at the high school level. If you...

Sun Oct 23, 2011 7:43 PM in Inquiry for an Integrated Chemistry/Physics Class
I teach an integrated chemistry and physics (ICP) class. My students learn best via hands-on projects and research-driven labs. Does anyone have any ideas for inquiry-based lessons or units for either chemistry or physics or both? I have scoured many different websites and have only came up with a handful of worthwhile ones. Thanks! Dan Brown Shelbyville High School, Indiana

Recent Public Collections by Daniel

Online Chemistry/Physics Resources

14 Resources

Resources online for a variety of physics or chemistry lessons.

Phet Online Simulations
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Emergency Chemistry Lesson Plans
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Online Professional Development

7 Resources

Websites for online professional development.

Baylor School of Medicine Online PD
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Science Daily
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Online Biology Resources

21 Resources

To gather all known online Biology resources into one place.

The Biology Corner
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Lesson Plans Inc. Biology Page
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