Janice Noguchi

Excited to be a part of the Learning Center. Even though I'm getting close to retirement, there's still a lot of learning.




Queen Ka'ahumanu School

Recent Posts by Janice

Sat Sep 02, 2017 1:43 AM in Groupwork
My experience with group: At the beginning I let them choose their groups. Do a few rotations, then I started assigning the groups. It works out okay once I started choosing the groups. They would choose their leader and rotate that position with the person who gathers the materials for the group. No one wanted to work alone so they always remember T ogether E veryone A chieves M ore.

Sat Sep 02, 2017 1:36 AM in Gardening at school with young children
Our ELL teacher does a great job with gardening and getting the whole school involved. The upper grades started the planting and everyone has an opportunity to learn from the garden. Last year, my 2nd graders studied pollination and got to observe some of the bees in our garden. It was great. We follow through with creating our own pollinators and tried to self pollinate some plants. Doing it was...

Fri Sep 01, 2017 4:31 AM in Getting girls involved in Science
One school is doing a great job with Science and Engineering and includes girls from K-12. They're on Facebook and Instagram and always sharing great discoveries or activities their students are engaged in. It's an all girl school "Sacred Hearts Academy" https://www.instagram.com/sacredheartsacademy/

Recent Reviews by Janice

Wed Aug 30, 2017 12:59 PM
5 Discover NGSS-ebook
Wow, great book of information and unit planner. I will share this with my grade level.

Wed Aug 30, 2017 12:53 PM
4 Coral Reef Ecosystems: Ecosystems in Crisis
Science Object is great for environmental buff.

Recent Public Collections by Janice

Science Notebook

Try your hand with Science Notebooks.

Biomes Resources

3 Resources

Information on Biomes for elementary grade level.

Coral Reef Ecosystems
Type: SciPack

Coral Reef Ecosystems: Ecosystems in Crisis
Type: Science Object