Alejandra Giraldo



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Tue Dec 13, 2016 11:21 PM in How to engage students
Teachers may encounter students in their class with behavioral problems , they can distract the class and challenge the teacher. These are some questions that would help future and current teachers . What resources are you using to engage students ?  Have you found effective strategies to motivate students ?.  How do you maintain the students engaged ? How do you capture the students attention b...

Tue Dec 13, 2016 11:15 PM in New Teacher Tips
Being a teacher today can be challenging since the schools main focus many time is on standardized test subjects like math and writing. Science many times is pushed back . With todays technology many cool hands on activities are available for us. There are many great websites with videos and experiment ideas. After my teaching science class I learned that the best way to teach science methods is b...

Tue Dec 06, 2016 10:24 PM in Kindergarten activities
After observing a kindergarten class I noticed that the student pay more attention when the teachers does a hands on activity. This website has many hands on activities that help me when doing lesson plans for my classes.

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Phases of the Moon : Elementary

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The Phases of the moon and why they happen . The moon has 9 Phases New moon, Waxing Crescent ,First Quarter ,Waxing Gibbous, Full Moon, Waning Gibbous, Last Quarter, Waning crescent, and New moon. The moon revolves around the Earth once every 29days.One half of the moon is always illuminated by the sun but on Earth we can't always see the half of the moon that's lit up. The Phases of the moon represent the different fractions of the moon's lighted half that we can see as the moon is on Earth.

phases video
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