Kayli Obrero

I'm majoring in elementary special education.



Recent Posts by Kayli

Sat Nov 30, 2019 8:31 PM in STEM and Fairy Tales
This is awesome! Thank you for sharing!

Sat Nov 30, 2019 8:29 PM in Future Educator
I agree. I believe the best way to implement STEM in the classroom, especially lower elementary, is to make it relevent and interesting to them. As mentioned above, you can use blocks which are items they're already familiar with, or a story to help make connections for them. By scaffolding you are tapping into knowledge they already have of these items and building off of them.

Sat Nov 30, 2019 8:21 PM in Connecting In-School and Out-of-School STEM
Hi Flavio, I'm a student teacher and will be joining the work force in August. I'm still learning ways to implement STEM lesson that are relevent to in-school and out-of-school experiences, so I'm interested to see other peoples response to this forum. One lesson I enjoyed in particular that my mentor teacher implemented was related to the European explorers. I'm in a 5th grade setting and the...

Recent Public Collections by Kayli

My Library

5 Resources

Picture-Perfect STEM Lessons, K–2: Using Children’s Books to Inspire STEM Learning (Book Sample)
Type: Book Chapter

Rainwater Analysis, Grade 5: STEM Road Map for Elementary School
Type: NSTA Press Book

Lesson Plan Collection

5 Resources

Resources that could help build a lesson plan

Editor’s Note: STEM Careers
Type: Journal Article

Sizing Up the Solar System
Type: Journal Article