Chris Richardson

I enjoy working with kids. Everytime I do, I hope to help them develop interests in all types of learning, in all types of areas and subjects.

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School District #25 (bus driver) / Student at Idaho State University-Elementary Education

Recent Posts by Chris

Thu Feb 02, 2012 11:25 AM in Teaching Space Science- Soalr system
I would like to suggest a fun way that the solar system is taught to students in 4th, 5th, or 6th grade. I love this topic and I think that this is going to be a great and fun opportunity for your students to learn about something that kids that age find interesting. I would like to recommend an article titled "Take a Planet Walk" by Dwight Schulter. The planet walk is a great opportunity for stud...





Recent Reviews by Chris


Thu Feb 16, 2012 1:04 PM
5 Take a Planet Walk
I would like to suggest a fun way that the solar system is taught to students in 4th, 5th, or 6th grade. I love this topic and I think that this is going to be a great and fun opportunity for your students to learn about something that kids that age find interesting. The planet walk is a great opportunity for students to learn about the solar system by constructing it outside. It is a simple, yet challenging experience that, I believe, will allow students to develop a more respected interest in this topic. Distance, temperature, and other phenomena, such as moons, the sun, and rotation can also be explored by the students.






Recent Public Collections by Chris




Science 101: Do other planets have summer?
Type: Journal Article
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Scope on the Skies: Peeking at the planets
Type: Journal Article
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