Isabel Asker



Recent Posts by Isabel

Tue Mar 20, 2018 7:17 PM in Increasing Student Engagement in Science Lessons
Raquel, Thank you for sharing about Kahoot. I am currently student teaching in a 4th grade Math and Science. Due to standardize testing Science more often than not gets shoved in the corner. In the rare occasion that we do have a few minutes for Science the students are either working on pages from their textbooks or using an I-pad for research on a topic. With the students already using technolog...

Tue Mar 06, 2018 6:45 PM in Energy
Hi Kelsey. I am in Student Teaching 1. As part of my curriculum, I am learning how to teach Science to elementary children. Today my professor did a lesson with us on the different energies. She used a tennis ball and a small size basketball. It was so amazing. I mean her students consist of adults and we were all amazed and excited like children. The lesson was so simple but very engaging. She t...

Tue Feb 20, 2018 11:35 PM in Lesson Plan Ideas
Hello Diane, I do not know what grade level you are preparing for but, I am student teaching a 4th grade Math and Science class. I am also preparing a lesson lunar phases. I will be including a sorting activity and a fold-able. I will also be a including an activity where the students will each create 3 of the lunar phases using Oreo cookies. The students can remove the top of the Oreo and usin...