Ellen Thompson

I am an elementary science specialist with the Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative. I am also a part time lecturer for ED 373: Teaching Elementary Science at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.




University of Alabama in Huntsville

Recent Posts by Ellen

Tue Jun 23, 2015 12:17 PM in Mystery Bag Engineering Challenges for Kids
Thanks for sharing! Can't wait to try some of the activities! Ellen

Tue Jun 23, 2015 12:15 PM in Predator-Prey Observations
I have used "Oh Deer" with elementary students and also with teacher training for PD. Thanks for reminding me to use it again next year! Ellen

Tue Jun 23, 2015 12:13 PM in Predator-Prey Observations
Thanks for posting the book title! Ellen

Recent Public Collections by Ellen


This collection of resources on planets will help if I ever teach 5th grade science.

Physical Science

1 Resources

Diagnosing and Dealing with Student Misconceptions: Floating and Sinking
Type: Journal Article

Phases of the Moon

8 Resources

This is a collection of articles and lessons plans on the phases of the moon.

The Moon Project
Type: Journal Article

Science Shorts: Taking a Look at the Moon
Type: Journal Article