Heather Harkless



Recent Posts by Heather

Tue Oct 31, 2017 7:03 PM in Science Classroom Safety
I recently read the following two journal articles: Scope on Safety: Don't Bench Lab Safety Scope on Safety: When is a classroom a laboratory? Any location where science is being taught is considered a laboratory. Both of these journal articles were very informative and provided wonderful safety tips. These journals would be very helpful when creating a classroom safety plan and when eval...

Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:21 PM in Garden Activities
I love the Project Wild activities! I have the book and it contains a lot of great activities that bring the outside, indoors. I had no ideas that they had a resource page online, I will definitely be checking it out.

Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:16 PM in First Day of School Science Activities
I think the first day of school sets the tone for the rest of the school year. As a future teacher, I want my students to be engaged and focused during science. I love all of the shared ideas throughout this post and I am looking forward to implementing them in my future classroom. I want to promote discussion, problem solving, hands-on activities, and inquiry in my classroom from the very begi...