Chasity White

Teacher of 7th grade Life Science for 13 years

Location

AL

Affiliation

Saraland City Schools

Recent Posts by Chasity

Wed Nov 28, 2018 1:57 PM in Animal Adaptations
Hello, Nancy!  We are actually doing a similar activity to your "engage" activity in my classroom, today.  The kids are loving it!  I do not know what grade level of students you are working with, but we usually do this activity (https://www.lcps.org/cms/lib/VA01000195/Centricity/Domain/16656/Deer_%20Predation%20or%20Starvation%20Key.pdf)  during the unit as well.  It opens up the door for many t...

Wed Nov 28, 2018 1:10 PM in Daily assessments
Hi, Larissa!  That sounds like a wonderful method she was using to gauge her students.  However, I would have difficulty with maintaining that system as well.  I teach 7th grade science, and I have over 170 students.  I like to use Brainpop quizes and exit slips that I create online in order to gather data on my students.  The digital compilation of data makes it so much easier for me to check qu...





Recent Reviews by Chasity


Wed Nov 28, 2018 2:19 PM
5 LOVE this!
I cannot believe that this was written in 2004, and I have never heard of the THC strategy. I use KWL in my middle school science classroom, but I feel like the THC strategy would suit our needs so much more. It would really get the students thinking in a more inquiry-based fashion. I can't wait to try this out.