Jennifer Pickett

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Recent Posts by Jennifer

Tue Dec 01, 2015 7:17 PM in Engaging Students
Hi! I am currently in the middle of student teaching and just had to teach a science lesson. I was super nervous for a few different reasons, but the first reason and probably biggest was that I wanted it to be fun and engaging.  I used the 5E lesson plan to create my lesson and loved it and think that it really helped to guide me while I was planning. I also used language that was different. F...

Tue Dec 01, 2015 7:12 PM in Advice for new teachers
This is such a good question. I am still in college and sometimes I wish I could just have multiple days to sit and talk with experienced teachers. Teaching is so broad and I feel like the more advice people give and get the better!

Sun Nov 29, 2015 11:27 PM in Weather and Elementary
I think this is such a great question. I personally love books. I also think that you could set up different stations in which the students can see what each season is like. For example in winter station you could have pictures of snow, a bucket of ice since winter is cold. In the fall station you can have some crunchy leaves. I also really liked the idea of showing students the drastic change bet...

Recent Public Collections by Jennifer

Food: Science in Food

4 Resources

There is so much science behind food and students don't always realize it.

Science of Food Safety: Growth and Reproduction of Cells
Type: Science Object

Science of Food Safety: Food Safety and You
Type: Science Object