Randall Shinn



Recent Posts by Randall

Thu May 09, 2019 1:26 AM in Integrated NGSS Curriculum (Middle School)
Aloha!  The middle school that I currrently teach at has adopted the integrated NGSS model in replacement for our state standards.   If you have any experience with working with a school / science department in transitioning to the integrated NGSS curriculum for middle school, what advice do you have for me?  How should I approach this with the department?  What steps or process do you recommend?...

Wed Jul 25, 2018 1:33 AM in Electric vs Magnetic Forces
Aloha! Our science department will be implementing the integrated science for grades 6-8 this school year. Currently, we are struggling with the concepts of electric and magnetic fields and was hoping that someone would be able to provide us with resources (links, readings, videos) on the difference as well as how they relate to each other.   The resources that we have found are information that ...

Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:46 PM in NGSS Middle School Standards for Physical Science
Hi Debbie! Thank you for providing me with such a great resource! Currently, we are in the transition phase where we are figuring out how to integrate NGSS into Hawaii's curriculum. I truly appreciate your help and will be looking into your resources more closely in the next couple of days. Thanks! Randy