Nori Polivka

I teach Preschool and this coming year third grade


Saint James School Highwood

Recent Posts by Nori

Mon Jul 28, 2014 3:50 PM in Favorite Science Resources for Parents?
We have a rubber maid container that we can switch out the materials. We base it off the unit we are learning about. The children love it, and you can have them guess what's inside before having big reveal. This can lead to many fun and educational discussions.

Sun Jul 27, 2014 8:25 PM in Favorite Science Resources for Parents?
A fun and easy way to incorporate science at home is to have a sensory box that you rotate out the objects inside. You can have one week be ocean, insects (dirt and plastic bugs), farm, look at different plants, and different substances like oobleck (corn starch and water is all that is needed). You can talk about different habitats and needs of different living organisms. We love doing this in my...

Sun Jul 27, 2014 8:17 PM in STEM Resources for your classroom
Thank you for sharing, it is nice to find resources that are STEM related.

Recent Public Collections by Nori

Safety Collection

4 Resources

Type: User uploaded resource

Safety First: Getting Wired on Safety
Type: Journal Article