Recent Posts by JENNIFER

Sun Apr 16, 2017 2:19 PM in Weather and Elementary
Hi Arielle, I am student teaching in a Kindergarten classroom and for our daily morning routine, I always ask them to look out the window and tell me what the weather is like outside. Once they answer, I ask them to explain why they think that, or why is is not........ We also have a weather graph, so that incorporates math into it. Something else that we do with weather is dress our little "st...

Sun Apr 16, 2017 2:04 PM in Science Websites for Students
I am really glad I found this post! A lot of these educational websites are new to me so I will definitely be trying these out with my students! I also really like that a lot of these are interactives, which is something students love. My Kindergarteners like trying new things, especially when they are able to participate. Thank you for all the links and websites!

Sun Apr 16, 2017 1:48 PM in New Teacher
Hi Alma, I am currently a student teacher in a Kindergarten classroom. I am not sure what grade you teach or plan on teaching, but I find BrainPop very useful. I would not use it as an engage, though, since the BrainPop videos cover/explain the lesson you are going to teach. Most of the time, I use it to elaborate more on the topic. Regardless, it is a very great tool! I also like using Epic. ...