Erika Haley

I am a senior this semester. I am majoring in Special Education and minoring in Interpreting (for the Deaf). I am getting married this December and student teaching in the spring.

Location

OK

Recent Posts by Erika

Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:44 PM in Science in the Everyday Life
As a young student, I never connected with science. I thought it was interesting and experiments were fun, but it never clicked with me. I think that if I would have realized how much science is in our daily lives, I may have connected with it more. Now I am not saying that my teachers did not try to help us make connections to our daily lives, but I never had a, "Wow, science is so cool!", momen...

Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:32 PM in Getting girls involved in Science
So many young girls are not interested in science. This is due to the fact that many children think of a man with crazy hair mixing chemicals when they think of a scientist. An important job of a teacher is to show children that anyone can be a scientist and they do not have to be in a lab to be a scientist. So I think that having a female scientist come in to talk with the class would be a wonde...





Recent Public Collections by Erika


Life Science Lessons

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I had a very difficult time finding lesson plans for younger grades. I think that most of these can be adapted for the younger grades.



1_LS1.pdf
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2_LS1.pdf
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Assessment/Evaluation

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Science Sampler: Using graphic organizers as formative assessment
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The ABCs of Assessment: Aligning assessment with instruction
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STEM Education

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STEM Education Now More Than Ever (Book Sample)
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How Is STEM Education Reform Different From Other Education Reforms?
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