Brittany Joachim

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Recent Posts by Brittany

Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:30 PM in Science Notebooks for First Grade
I teach 8th grade science and love this idea.  The labels may be expensive however I like how the students are accountable for the illustrations and it also encourages labeling illustrations like a scientist.  

Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:28 PM in Science Notebooks for First Grade
I definitely think interactive notebooks are helpful as long as they are interactive.  I have very little patience for the cutting and glueing, but do love seeing the finished products.  

Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:25 PM in Assigning Homework
If you give students homeowork it should be on a type of schedule.  Give Monday and collect Friday.  There is also not much evidence that homework helps support the learning of students, however I do see where it can.  I  

Recent Reviews by Brittany

Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:55 PM
5 Great Resource
Students have a difficult time understanding why we have seasons. I enjoyed how detailed this resource was. It also includes an assessment that touches on each part of the lesson. I do feel that some of the vocabulary would be difficult for majority of my 8th graders.

Recent Public Collections by Brittany

Digital Resources

8 Resources

Since we may be required to provide students with digital learning I thought this may be helpful!

Say Cheese! Digital Collections in the Classroom
Type: Journal Article

Science Sampler: Digital Field Trips
Type: Journal Article

Earth and Space

13 Resources

8th Grade

Asteroid Impact
Type: User uploaded resource

External Resource: Distance to the Moon
Type: External Resource