Kirsten Crowder

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Recent Posts by Kirsten

Mon Feb 03, 2020 10:21 PM in Hands - On Experiments
Hi Cassandra! From my own learning experiences, I do believe that the positive outweighs the negative when it comes to having hands-on experiments in class! I can remember all of the old school projects that I had to do throughout school and none of the worksheets I had to complete or the lectures I had to sit through. I do wonder, however, how more hands-on experiments and activities can be i...

Mon Feb 03, 2020 10:06 PM in Girls in Science
April, I totally agree with scarlett.  Kids need to be introduced at an early age and given proper knowledge of the topic before they make up their minds about these topics. I was not able to get interested in these things until a couple years ago and by that time it all terrified me. Overall, I think if students are able to get hands on in science, technology, engineering and math at an early...