Nicole Miranda

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Recent Posts by Nicole

Sun Apr 08, 2018 9:04 PM in Engaging Students in the Classroom
Keeping students motivated and engaged in the classroom is essential. Engaging students makes all students want to participate and learn the lesson.  Start the lesson with a bang; you can start the lesson with a fun video about the topic, a video of other students doing the project their going to do, a game, etc. This captures the students attention and makes them look forward to the lesson. Try s...

Sun Apr 08, 2018 8:49 PM in Safety Rules in the Classroom
Science is a key to learning in the classroom. It is a way students learn about earth, the solar system, rock cycle, rock formation, laws and so much more. Keeping students engaged is something essential in teaching science. A way to engage students is by experiments and investigations. When it comes to experiments, safety rules are very important. Elementary students, especially grades K-2nd grad...

Recent Public Collections by Nicole

Life Cycle

6 Resources

Students will know what would and would not have a life cycle and what occurs during the process.

Natural Cycles: Coming Full Circle—Using natural cycles to teach elementary science objectives
Type: Journal Article

Teaching through Trade: Life-Cycle Science
Type: Journal Article

Solar System

8 Resources

This collection includes solar systems articles for elementary school. Different lessons on the solar system you can teach to your students, also activities that will engage the students.

External Resource: Ceres and Pluto: Dwarf Planets as a New Way of Thinking about an Old Solar System
Type: External Resource

The Solar System
Type: SciPack

Someone’s in the Kitchen with Science
Type: Journal Article