Marlene Cadena

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Recent Posts by Marlene

Wed Nov 25, 2015 2:14 PM in Teaching Science to Kindergarten in a Short Time Frame
Integrating science into other subject areas would give you the opportunity to actually have the students engage in experiments. 15 minutes are not enough to have a meaningful science lesson I think integrating it would be the most beneficial.

Wed Nov 25, 2015 2:11 PM in Magnets
Hi, I recently taught a lesson on magnets. I gave my kindergarten students a muffin pan with different objects some magnetic some were not and they explored to see what was magnetic. I also had a sprite bottle filled with magnetic items and it also had silly string in it and the students had to look for the magnetic objects, and lastly i had a water bottle filled with pipe cleaners and water and ...

Wed Nov 25, 2015 2:08 PM in Beginning a science lesson
Hi, I am also in a student teaching program my science teacher taught us to go by a 5E lesson plan which includes (Engagement, Exploration, Explain, Elaborate, and Evaluate). It really helps in creating a lesson plan to keep the students engaged. It also helps if you have different activities fort he students to explore with, that helped my students when I taught my lesson. I am placed in a kinde...