Emily Flockhart

Hi everyone, I'm Emily and currently majoring in Early Childhood Education with a minor in Early Childhood Special Education at the University of Northern Iowa.

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Recent Posts by Emily

Sat Nov 17, 2018 12:00 AM in Science in Kindergarden
Hi Alicia, I am a student at the University of Norther Iowa majoring in Early Childhood Education. I am currently taking Teaching Elementary School Science course. This semester, we have done a lot of experiements with sinking and floating. I think this would be a great topic for kindergarten students. We were able to predict if an object would sink or float, then observe and record what happened...

Fri Nov 16, 2018 11:38 PM in Introducing Science to Pre-k
Hi Corina, I'm a student at the University of Northern Iowa majoring in Early Childhood Education. From the courses I have taken, I've learned that it is important to figure out what the students are interested in and build lessons and activities off of that. I think the Project Approach would be great for science in early childhood. It allows children to have natural curiosity and encourages chi...

Sun Nov 04, 2018 1:42 PM in Hands on Learning
Hi Anita, I'm a student at the University of Northern Iowa majoring in Early Childhood Education. I am currently taking teaching elementary school science course and learned a lot about hands on science activities. As a class, we worked a lot on sinking and floating, which I enjoyed a lot as a college student and think K-3rd grade students will also enjoy. We were able to predict if an object wou...