Marved Altamirano

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Recent Posts by Marved

Sun Apr 08, 2018 8:27 PM in Earth and Sky
Hi Sara, I think a really good idea for this cool topic is to incorporate models! For example you can teach the kids about the sky you could create a model of it with a toy sun and add some cotton to represent clouds. Then for the earth, i would have them observe and touch a plant with soil so they may get a good idea of how both differentiate from each other.

Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:20 PM in Effectiveness of an inquiry lesson
Hi, i am a junior in FIU and majoring in Elementary Education  I wanted to hear about a few success stories or experiences of teaching inquiry lessons to an elementary classroom, as well as any tips that could help facilitate the classroom while completing the activities.  Do guided questions make a difference in the lesson?  Does student response to the introduction help you predict how ...

Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:09 PM in Teaching science to children
Hi, i am a junior in FIU majoring in Elementary education and i was wondering if there are any recommendations anyone could suggest on how to engage students when introducing a new topic or starting a new chapter? As well as how to get them excited about learning of this new topic. For example: a lesson on the 3 states of matter.

Recent Public Collections by Marved

Food web/ food chain

8 Resources

Food chain/ food web

Teaching Through Trade Books: Figuring Out Food Chains
Type: Journal Article

Issues in-depth: Are you what you eat? An inside look at high-tech food
Type: Journal Article