Randolph Florendo

Education-wise, I am currently teaching 7/8th grade SPED, as well as a teacher for the adult education program. I also coach wrestling at the High and Junior High school programs. On my free-time, I enjoy the outdoors from fishing and hiking, to diving and paddleboarding. I also enjoy playing Texas NL holdem.

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Waianae Intermediate

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Recent Posts by Randolph

Tue Apr 24, 2012 5:04 AM in Resource and Human Impact SciPack
I am currently studying the "resource and Human Impact" SciPack and came across positive and negative feedback loop. I don't quite fully understand it. In general I know that positive feedback loop is when a change in a system leads to a amplified change in the original change. And a negative feedback loop is a change in the system that changes the original change and brings system back to equi...

Mon Apr 02, 2012 8:30 PM in Just sharing
I am currently studying "Oceans effect on weather and Climate" and find the information very interesting. Living in Hawaii and surrounded by ocean, the material is very relevant and informative. I now can grasp and understand with more knowledge the effect of the ocean on our weather and climate. I am also able to actually listen to the weather report which seemed alien to me prior to reading t...

Fri Mar 23, 2012 4:38 PM in School Gardens Spring 2012
Yes, here in my school in Hawaii we have a school garden which is used by the science class but is open to any class that want to participate. The garden is also used as a garden club for the afterschool program. We are fortunate that was are able to plant and grow foods all year. I have in the past used the garden for my curriculum. I teach Special Education behavior kids and it helps taking ...