Roslyn Gainey

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Recent Posts by Roslyn

Sun Nov 01, 2015 12:11 PM in Classroom Management
I would suggest allowing the students to have very defined roles and responsibilities so their focus can be on their task and so that they won't get out of hand. Of course it would be helpful to have some sort of consequences system set up in case students are still of task...they could lose their privileges to carry out their assigned role. Students, especially younger ones are very excited once ...

Sun Nov 01, 2015 12:06 PM in Getting girls involved in Science
Relate what they are learning in science to an experience that they have already had or is important to them in real life. Children, and especially the little girls like to hear about something authentically relevant to them. 

Sun Nov 01, 2015 12:03 PM in Science at Home?
I think it would be a good idea for students to have some science take-home assignments. It would probably be more convenient for parents, and easier on you if they are science activities that don't necessarily require the help of an adult...but in general just know your students well enough and how they are about getting basic homework done and then go from there with what types of assignments yo...

Recent Public Collections by Roslyn


3 Resources

These resources give good insights to animals, and nature in general. Very great!

A Bat Is Like a …
Type: Journal Article

A Walk in the “Tall, Tall Grass”
Type: Journal Article

Science Collection

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Type: User uploaded resource

Type: User uploaded resource