Eryn Hines

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Recent Posts by Eryn

Sun Nov 10, 2019 4:24 PM in Gardening at school with young children
I think school gardens are a fantastic idea! I would mostly say that it depends on the climate of the area in which you live, keeping in mind that you can find a variety of things to plant year round. If a garden is not appropiate to begin now, then I would suggest other outside acivities for the children to explore and experience. For example, a bird feeder to watch from indoors, etc. When pl...

Mon Nov 04, 2019 4:54 PM in Lower Elementary Science
Hello! I am currently working towards an initial teaching certification in Early Childhood Education. At my particular fieldwork/internship placement school this semester in Kindergarten, my mentor teacher has expressed that they most likely will not have time during the school year to set aside a period for science. To compensate for this, she incorporates science into other subjects throughout ...

Recent Reviews by Eryn

Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:20 PM
5 Cross-Curricular Planning for Preschool
This resource is fantastic, and would be very beneficial for ECE teachers. In Early Education, time is an important factor as much of the day is spent focusing on writing and reading. Through cross-curricular planning, teachers can make the most of class time and instruction by integrating various subject areas.

Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:06 PM
5 5E Instructional Model
This resource is fantastic and all science teachers, no matter the age group taught, will benefit from reading about the 5E Instructional Model. This model focuses on teaching science in a way that students will have opportunities to engage, explore, explain, elaborate, and evaluate various concepts and ideas. Teachers who follow this model will give children many enriching experiences as they would with a variety of subject areas and concepts.

Recent Public Collections by Eryn


10 Resources

ECE Weather Topic

Dress for the Weather
Type: Journal Article

Natural Resources: There Is a Season
Type: Journal Article