Corina Garcia

Hi! I teach 4th and 5th Math and Science to bilingual students in Goose Creek CISD, Texas.

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Recent Posts by Corina

Mon Jun 13, 2016 7:53 PM in No Science in the Classroom
Hi! I teach math and science to two grade levels (4th and 5th) in Texas and we do a lot of testing, so, unfortunately, I think that helps to drive instruction. I have each class for 2.5 hours. Our district requires that I teach math for a minimum of 95 minutes and science for 45 minutes. Some days get more math or science, depending on my students' needs. The time treatment and lessons have to be ...

Mon Jun 13, 2016 7:44 PM in Science Websites for Students
If you haven't tried Kahoot, you can test it out yourself - It's free!

Recent Reviews by Corina

Tue Jun 14, 2016 4:59 PM
5 Good resource
I'm going to print the two charts and refer to them as I plan and enhance my lessons.

Mon Jun 13, 2016 8:13 PM
4 Problem-Based Learning Example
Maybe a little bit dated, but it is a nice example of using problem-based learning in a (somewhat) real-world situation. Definitely adaptable to different curriculum. This example is done over a course of 2 weeks. It's hard for me to commit that much time to one lesson.

Mon Jun 13, 2016 7:02 PM
4 Help your language learners!
I have used notebooks for several years now and I think that this article is a good guide for beginners and also serves as a good reminder for current users of notebooks that good "notebooking" doesn't happen overnight. Students (and teachers) will benefit from lots of modeling, sharing, and practice. I would have gven 5 stars if it had more student examples, but this IS a journal and not a book. I teach English language learners, so this is a way to assist students in their literacy skills and to really check for understanding.

Recent Public Collections by Corina

MEMTA2016 Monday

6 Resources

Steve Spangler Egg Drop Experiment
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Steve Spangler Egg Drop Video
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