Cassie Elbert

I'm currently an Elementary Ed. major at the University of Northern Iowa. I hope to impact the lives of all my students someday and to never stop learning!





Recent Posts by Cassie

Sun Nov 18, 2018 5:25 PM in Connecting various subjects when teaching
Brianna,  There are so many great and fairly simple ways to incorporate math into science! Like you said, they are closely related, so that helps a lot. I am a student at the University of Northern Iowa, and I’m currently enrolled in a Science Methods course for Elementary Education. I will be teaching an upcoming lesson along with a few other group mates at the end of November. Although we’re...

Sun Nov 18, 2018 5:02 PM in Reflective writing in the Science Classroom
Ruth Hutson, I am an Elementary Education major at the University of Northern Iowa, and I’m currently taking a Science Methods course. Although you teach older students, I still believe this may be helpful to you! My professor saves time at the end of each class to allow myself as well as my peers to journal about what we did during class that particular day. Sometimes she provides us with cer...

Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:35 PM in classroom management during experiments
Gladys, I’m currently a student at the University of Northern Iowa, and my Science Methods classmates and I recently visited a mock classroom that is available to us in our education building. It’s set up as an elementary classroom would be with all sorts of stimulating stations and hands-on activities for children to experiment with. As we entered the room, the first thing I thought of was s...