Raven Davidson

Affiliation

University of Houston

Recent Posts by Raven

Thu Apr 16, 2015 10:13 PM in Food Chains
The brain pop video on food chains is actually quite good. I also start with the very basics sun, producer, and consumer. I take a great bit of time explaining the root word vocabulary of producer and consumers. Then have children explore on their own with a card sort. They love this!!

Thu Apr 16, 2015 10:10 PM in The Magic School Bus
Magic School Bus really floats directly in between both nonfiction and fiction. I have used it for either.

Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:36 PM in Identifying Body Parts
Having students trace their bodies and identify the parts of the body that are most important is probably one of the most beneficial ways to accomplish this. Students will see the connection when it is their own bodies. I think this could be a great activity for young children.





Recent Public Collections by Raven




Teaching Through Trade Books: Exploring Ecosystems
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Mountains Majesty: Ecosystems of the Rocky Mountains
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Designing Assessments
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Seamless Assessment
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