Destiny Huggins

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Univeristy of Houston

Recent Posts by Destiny

Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:45 AM in Middle School Curriculum
I have some questions, just to get a better idea of your situation.  - are you the only Sci teacher? - what does your state use as Sci standards? NGSS, CC, TEKS?  

Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:49 AM in External Characteristics
For an engage you could have a picture of an organism in the wrong environment such as a duck in the desert or a polar bear in the rainforest (some photoshopping might be required:) ) and some where the organism does belong such as a rabbit in the grassland. Ask students if that organism belongs in that environment and have them explain, hoping that they talk about the external characteristics.  ...

Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:49 AM in Activities for learning about ecosystems
Good morning! One simple engage that works with any topic is I Notice, I Wonder. For this activity you post a picture(s) and simply ask students what do they notice and what do they wonder. If you have more than one picture you can also have them compare and contrast. I generally have students write their notice and wonderings first and then we share our and discuss. This a great activity to g...





Recent Reviews by Destiny


Fri Nov 28, 2014 3:47 PM
5 Great Resources
There were some awesome resources that are provided by this article many pertaining to fall.


Fri Nov 28, 2014 3:41 PM
5 I had those same misconceptions
I really enjoyed this article. I didn't realize how many of the physical and chemical changes that I knew of were really misconceptions. This article did a great job explaining and reversing some of the misconceptions that I had. I love the flow chart they included as well.






Recent Public Collections by Destiny


For ESL ELL

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NGSS for English Language Learners
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Supporting Linguistically Diverse Students in an Era of Science Education Reform
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Weather

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Wacky Weather
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What's the Weather Like Today?
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Teaching Through Trade Books: Seasons by the Sun
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Teaching through Trade Books: Down the Drain
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