Arjan Harjani

Medical Focus Program Director, Science Faculty




Providence High School

Recent Posts by Arjan

Wed Jun 22, 2016 10:36 AM in Teaching with Primary Sources
Hello Chloe and All As with everything else, the teacher has to plan and artistically create an engaging workplace. As for content, it has to be covered strategically for students that do not get it- we should not and cannot expect that to happen magically with technology and other resources! Oversight, coaching, scaffolding, progress monitoring, and feedback is very necessary and the main mora...

Thu Jun 16, 2016 8:26 AM in STEM Lessons in Life Science
Hi Sarah and Denise, These are excellent STEM related applications that students can learn a lot from! They are engaged in measurements, concepts of plant life cycles, energy and nutrient reqirements, phase changes, environmental/seasonal and geochemical cycles, critical thinking, the "if... then..." style of reasoning, questions, failures, rethinking, and so on.

Tue May 31, 2016 9:34 AM in Materials for Biology Review
Hello Sam, Thank pou for your response as well as suggestion about using "Life Science in Rhyme" for classroom use. I will definitely take a look at your resource. have a terrific day and a safe summer. Best,