Victoria Cornelius

I am a Psychology and Elementary Education Major. I plan on teaching in a poverty area. I want to help make a difference in the world. What better way then to start with the children? They are the future!


Univiversity Of Maryland, Baltimore County

Recent Posts by Victoria

Thu Oct 20, 2011 2:43 PM in How Does Your Garden Grow? Teaching Botany
As of recently I use to say science wasn't my greatest subject and my least favorite subject. In high school's I think the idea of using the outdoors as a resource really dies and the kid in me also dies. Now being in the process of being a elementary school teacher I realize that science is EVERYTHING around us. It is now fall but there are many things you can do because what we know to be weathe...

Thu Oct 13, 2011 7:15 AM in Halloween Leesson Plans
This is a great idea! Kids learn best when having an activity to remember it by. I think in Elementary Schools they encourage kids to have fun and learn. Have you all noticed that in Middle School they lose that sense of having fun while learning? When I become a teacher I want to have my lessons to be fun but also have a meaning that the kids can take away from and reflect on. It's smart to tie i...

Tue Oct 04, 2011 3:04 PM in Space Science in Kindergarten?????
When I read the tittle of the post I thought how fun it would be to teach children the concept of space in kindergarden! Then I read your post and I thought wow it must be a hard concept for young children to understand especially if you don't see it. These are things I will have to think about. An idea so simple to us can become very confusing to a young child. They are the best learners of scien...

Recent Reviews by Victoria

Thu Sep 29, 2011 8:10 PM
5 Our Moving Earth
I thought that this resouce had a lot of information that I could learn from! Learning not just about science but about it's history was very fascinating! The information wasn't too powerful where it was easy to understand and something I enjoyed. It was good to see things visual because people learn differently and science is one of those things that you can have a 3d model to show it. It also helps better comprehend things.

Thu Sep 29, 2011 6:44 PM
5 The Seasons
I think this is a very great resource. A topic of the seasons is important to learn. It is something that everyone goes through. It's very relatable to children. This is something I enjoyed learning and as a teacher it's a good thing if you enjoy it because then the students can as well. I really liked this resource!