Anne Lowry

Anne Lowry, M.Ed.. Currently a PreK teacher at,a Reggio –Inspired preschool in Reno, NV, Anne uses the constructivist principles of the Reggio Emilia approach in her classroom, focusing on the relationships between science, geography, storytelling, and art. Anne provides professional development on these topics and has published on constructivist STEM teaching in preschool and continues to explore how children use play, provocations and documentation to create their own learning, and how teachers and schools can facilitate such learning

Location

NV

Affiliation

Aleph Academy

Social Media
Twitter
@annelowry8
Skype Name
anne.lowry5

Recent Posts by Anne

Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:50 AM in Collaboration in the age of COVID
This is something I am struggling with, especially as we reopened 06/15.  What grade do you teach? My school also is focused on collaboration and inquiry.  We do encourage face masks for the kids, but as my students are under the age of 9, which is the required age in NV, they are not required to wear them.  Many do and teachers, of course, live in them.  In my classroom, the 6 foot rule isn't...

Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:44 PM in Science in Kindergarten: What Does It Look like, Sounds like?
Many kindergartens these days are using scripted curricula, and the level of adaptation to students interests and local phenomena is dependent upon the district / admin / principal.  Unfortunately, many of these curricula are weighted heavily towards ELA and Math.  One teacher friend has figured out she has 18 non scripted curricula moments in her class a week.  To include science we have to thin...

Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:48 PM in Water cycle
Hi Karina   What age group, and what background knowledge do they have?  With where you are located, is it likely that they have personal experiences with rain, ice, fog?  I love teaching through books as well, but it is so much richer if you can pair it with hands on, especially when you are tying it to something they have experienced





Recent Public Collections by Anne


Singing, music, sound

5 Resources

Articles that cover singing music and sound. Geared towards P-2



Cheep, Chirp, Twitter, & Whistle
Type: Journal Article
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Science 101: What Determines the Quality of Musical Notes?
Type: Journal Article
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Singing, music, sound

Articles that cover singing music and sound. Geared towards P-2



Texture

4 Resources

Texture as a way of approaching materials study. Prk - 2



Describing Matter
Type: Journal Article
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Scaly, Slimy Fun in Prekindergarten
Type: Journal Article
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