Krystal Kennedy

Hi! My name is Krystal Kennedy and I am currently a senior at the University of Houston studying Education. I will be receiving my certification in EC-6 Generalist.



Recent Posts by Krystal

Mon Oct 08, 2018 7:17 PM in Activity Ideas for Heat Energy Lesson
Hi everyone! I am currently student teaching in a kindergarten classroom and I'm planning on giving my students a lesson over heat energy. One of the activities that I have planned for my lesson is to have my students explore with putty that is heat sensitive. What are some other alternatives for activities that I could implement into my lesson to have my students explore the concept of heat ener...

Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:08 PM in Implementing STEM in my classroom
Hello Leslie! I'm also currently working with kindergarteners for my student teaching. I think that one easy way to implement STEM in a classroom would be to start off small by using the kind of language you would hear in a science classroom. Using vocabulary such as "experiment, predict, and observation" are just small ways you could implement STEM. Additionally, you could think about the kinds ...