Sydney Luu

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IA

Recent Posts by Sydney

Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:34 PM in Art in the Science Classroom
Hi Hannah! My name is Sydney Luu and I am a pre-service teacher at the University of Northern Iowa studying elementary education and educational technology. Some ways I see art integrated into science is by having them draw out their experiment during/after they've done it. I think that would let them seriously evaluate the experiment a little bit more and notice things they might not have bef...

Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:18 PM in Including Technology in Science Classroom
Hello Abigail! My name is Sydney Luu and I am a student at the University of Northern Iowa studying elementary education and educational technology. Some ways that I have seen technology incorporated into lessons is by using "Poll Everywhere" and "Kahoot!". Poll Everywhere is a polling website that allows you to ask specific questions and for students to be able to answer those questions anony...

Tue Nov 06, 2018 5:49 PM in Keeping Students Engaged
Hi, Andrea! Student engagement is a very important part of lesson planning and I think one of the best ways is to play on student schema. Use what the students already know and build on that so they can learn about the world in their own ways. By doing this you can also begin to integrate different subject areas or draw connections between topics, which helps with the growth of higher order think...