Whitney McCraney

Greetings! I am a 5th grade science teacher with the Shelby County Unified School District out of Memphis, TN. I am a food scientist/analytical chemist by trade, but I had a passion for teaching and decided to pursue a teaching career. One of my main goals and purpose is to learn and grow with a community who has the same passion for increasing student interest in STEM and teaching in innovating ways to improve conceptual understanding in the STEM curriculum.



Recent Posts by Whitney

Thu Dec 07, 2017 11:40 AM in Effective Science Lesson in 30 Minutes!
Greetings! At our school, we have to teach two subjects, math and science or ELA and Social Studies, I teach math and science. We have only two hours to teach with Math being the priority and must be 90 minutes long leaving only 30 minutes to teach science. We have been talking about using the 5E Model during the week. I am looking for pointers, ideas, and support from teachers who use the 5E M...