Brittney Waters

Aspiring elementary school teacher. Working on my Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education at Florida International University with hopes to move on to a master's program in administration.

Location

FL

Affiliation

Florida International University

Recent Posts by Brittney

Sat Jun 09, 2012 8:47 PM in What Does Inquiry Science Look like in Elementary Classrooms
Kathy, I agree that the last 3 E's could get overlooked due to the excitement during the explore portion of a lesson. It might be difficult, but maybe the way that could be solved would be to try to incorporate the last 3 E's into the explore portion, or continue the experiment into another class period to make sure those last 3 E's get discussed? Inquiry to me is hands-on learning where chil...

Sat Jun 09, 2012 8:33 PM in Encouraging Girls into Love of Science
It is important that we break the stereotype that men are the only people interested in Science. Dr. Sparrow, the "Draw a Scientist" activity you did with our class in the beginning of the semester was very enlightening. I, like the other students, had the stereotypical view of a scientist (crazy hair, male, lab coat), which was broken when you showed us other types of scientists. Girls need to re...





Recent Reviews by Brittney


Thu Jun 14, 2012 9:24 PM
5 Nice collection!
This is a great collection, which contains many articles, book chapters, and SciGuides that I plan on using. The resources that span the many concepts of space and our own planet are very enlightening and will be very helpful when planning on a space unit.


Thu Jun 14, 2012 9:19 PM
5 Wonderful collection!
I LOVE this collection! This collection contains journal articles and a book chapter on things and ideas that I would definitely use with kids. Very helpful.


Thu Jun 14, 2012 9:15 PM
5 Awesome collection!
This collection is very helpful and enlightening on the concepts of space and The Solar System. There's many resources in this collection (journals, book chapters, science objects) that I would definitely use. Good job!






Recent Public Collections by Brittney


Global Warming

6 Resources



Point of View: Teach Both Sides on Global Warming
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Issues in-depth: Inside global warming
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Ecosystems

6 Resources



Teaching Through Trade Books: Exploring Ecosystems
Type: Journal Article
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Mountains Majesty: Ecosystems of the Rocky Mountains
Type: Journal Article
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Space

10 Resources



Science 101: Do other planets have summer?
Type: Journal Article
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Scope on the skies: You're blocking my view
Type: Journal Article
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