Jessica Bauer

My name is Jessica Bauer. I have always loved education and that lead me to my goal of becoming a teacher. I want to teach elementary level students. When I am not doing things for school I like to spend time with my family.




FIU Student

Recent Posts by Jessica

Mon Mar 31, 2014 12:19 AM in Technology in the classroom
Hi Hailee, I think there are definitely valid arguments to both sides of this issue. Now that schools are allowing students to bring in technology it gives the teacher one more job to do. As teachers we must find ways to make it so that the technology is used as a tool rather than a burden. My outlook is that since schools will eventually be letting students use technology we should start a...

Thu Mar 27, 2014 10:23 AM in Classroom Management
Hi Hillary, I can see how classroom management can seem like a daunting task, especially in a classroom where collaboration and inquiry is valued. The resources the others posted are excellent for advise on techniques to keep students on task and involved. It is also very important to remind students, especially with lower grade levels, of what is expected of them during the activity. Reviewin...

Recent Reviews by Jessica

Thu Apr 17, 2014 11:39 AM
5 Teaching Early Childhood Science
I enjoyed reading this collection. I liked the topic because I feel early childhood often gets overlooked in science methods courses. I think the resources are great for beginning teachers when trying to plan out their classroom and school year. Two resources that I found especially valuable were Procedure, Procedure, Procedure and Teaching Living and Nonliving. I like having specific examples of how to implement things in my science class and these had many of these. Also I thought Procedure, Procedure, Procedure would be a good article to keep for reference during teaching.

Recent Public Collections by Jessica

Teaching Habitats

6 Resources

Podcast: PollinatorLIVE: Schoolyard Garden Basics: Schoolyard Habitats Basic Requirements
Type: Podcast

Teaching Through Trade Books: Exploring Ecosystems
Type: Journal Article