Christine Walsh

For 22 years I've taught 6th, 7th, or 8th grade science in VA, NC, SC & NY. Starting in the 14-15 school year I began as the K-5 science teacher at Berlin Elementary in NYS.



Recent Posts by Christine

Mon Feb 26, 2018 10:46 AM in Weather & Climate lessons/unit
Thank you. I"m looking forward to learning more about this. I appreciate your time.

Fri Feb 16, 2018 9:15 AM in Weather & Climate lessons/unit
Students kept track of outdoor temperature & created a bar graph of temperature-we discussed what the graph tells us in terms of how we could use it to predict the next week's temperature. They also kept track of cloud cover & precipitation & wind speed. We didn't graph those. We used Brainpop & BrainpopJr. for background information on weather, natural disasters, seasons & climates--(not all ba...

Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:55 AM in Weather & Climate lessons/unit
Hello everyone, this is my 26th year teaching-22 years in Middle school science & now in my 4th year as the K-5 science teacher.  This year I created a unit for 3rd grade for Weather & Climate.  We are not at full adoption of NGSS in NYS yet; however, I've been aligning my curriculum to it for the last 4 years and decided to try to jump in this year so that I can make changes as needed before full...