Summer Born

My name is Summer Born and I am 21 years old. I live in Highland, Indiana and attend Purdue University Calumet. I will student teach in the fall of 2015 and graduate December 2015 with my Bachelors in Elememtary Ed/Special Ed.




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Recent Posts by Summer

Sun Mar 22, 2015 6:42 PM in Science Not Really a Subject
What I don't understand is why some schools are now stressing STEM and others do not address science at all. I have seen schools not far from each other at all that vary incredible amounts when it comes to their science instruction. I think that as Jenica said, if you end up at a school where it is not being regularly taught, that you integrate it into other subject areas.

Sun Mar 22, 2015 6:37 PM in Science Is Only An Elective (At Our School)
Integration would be very important, you just have to make sure you do it right. Besides integrating science into things like math and reading, I have also seen it integrated into social studies very well. Take the opportunity to do things outside as often as possible and as someone above me said, use the Magic School Bus when it fits into any other subject as well. Since science is an elective, I...

Sun Mar 22, 2015 6:33 PM in Free Resource for Force and Motion
Wendy, I just designed a unit on force and motion for a methods class and just wanted to let you know that this looks like an awesome resource! I looked through the link and it is definitely something I would want to use once I graduate.