Hayleigh Fecho

I am a Senior at UNI studying Elementary Education. I am currently in teaching elementary students science class.



Recent Posts by Hayleigh

Thu Mar 15, 2018 12:32 AM in Learning Science Concepts through Play
Kathy, Thanks for sharing that article, I found it very interesting and enjoyed reading it! As a future educator I love the idea of incorporating more time to be active as well as play, both for educational and for fun. One quote that stood out to me when reading this was “better adjusted, smarter and less stressed” I believe that this is true in so many ways. For one allowing students t...

Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:33 PM in Science Phenomena
Kimbela- Phenomena is something new to me as well but in my classes that I am taking in my Science methods class we are learning more about this as well. With doing just a little bit of research on my own I found that a phenomena can be something small that sparks a curiosity as well as something much bigger. Just allowing yourself to take the time and make sure that if is something that...

Thu Feb 01, 2018 2:33 PM in Inquiry-Based Learning in Elementary School
Kevin, I am currently taking Elementary School Science, as an undergraduate at UNI. I believe that using inquiry based learning is very beneficial in the elementary age group! There are so many benefits to including the steps as well as modifying them to being more teacher involved to more student involved as well. When students are involved in this it allows them to engage in learning th...