Samantha Miranda


New Mexico Tech

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Recent Posts by Samantha

Mon Mar 11, 2013 11:03 AM in How do you teach subjects you're unfamiliar with?
Whitney, Thank you so much for your response. Networking is an excellent idea! Once I get more resources, 3-4 hours sounds much more reasonable than spending hours and hours on my own. Sincerely, Samantha

Sun Mar 10, 2013 2:43 PM in Classroom management
After teaching high school on an internship license for a year, I took some time off. Now I'm doing student teaching in a middle school classroom, and I have to reevaluate my classroom management techniques. A lot of the comments in this thread are very useful.

Sun Mar 10, 2013 11:01 AM in Any advice on projecting authority?
About professional dress, I'm not sure what I could be doing differently. I usually wear khakis or slacks from suits with button up shirts and sweaters or blazers. Perhaps a new haircut would help.

Recent Reviews by Samantha

Sun Mar 10, 2013 1:48 PM
5 Good Overview
This resource accomplishes its objective of providing a brief overview of Earth's climate.

Sun Mar 10, 2013 1:45 PM
5 Appropriate Activity
The pre lab, lab, and post lab were written with enough detail to complete.

Sun Mar 10, 2013 1:41 PM
3 Not Quite As Helpful As Hoped
I would prefer a more basic and thorough explanation of how volcanoes work.

Recent Public Collections by Samantha

Life Science: Genetics

11 Resources

Genetics Teaching Materials
Type: User uploaded resource

Inherited Human Traits: A Quick Reference
Type: User uploaded resource

Life Science: Biomes

12 Resources

I'm compiling resources on biomes for a biomes of the world coloring activity and a biome exploration activity.

North American Biome Map
Type: User uploaded resource

North American Biome Map Key
Type: User uploaded resource

Physical Science

3 Resources

catchall for physical science content resources

Type: User uploaded resource

Energy: Useful and Not So Useful Energy
Type: Science Object