Melissa Leal

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Recent Posts by Melissa

Thu Nov 26, 2015 2:15 AM in Weather and Elementary
I discovered that my students were able to understand this concept more when we had a classroom teddy bear that we had to dress daily according to the weather. Students were excited to participate and ultimately, they were able to differentiate between different weather/seasons. 

Thu Nov 26, 2015 2:11 AM in Kindergarten activities
I am a student teacher and I did my first 5E lesson about the 5 senses. Students loved being able to explore with random objects and categorizing them into the group that helps the most when using it (i.e. fuzzy ball into touch, cheerios into taste). 

Thu Nov 26, 2015 2:07 AM in Getting girls involved in Science
Great topic! I believe it is all about making content relatable to girls. What engages them?