Maricarmen Velazquez

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Recent Posts by Maricarmen

Sun Mar 31, 2019 11:07 PM in 5E Lesson Plan-Iris Ortiz
Hello Ms. Ortiz, There are many great things you can do in a lesson about the parts of a plant. First, you want to make sure that you have a "Engaged" activity/video. I suggest you introduce this video ( it talks about the parts of a plant and it has the beat to the song of Anna Kendrick called Cups. You could have a discussion afterward about what y...

Sun Mar 31, 2019 2:57 PM in 5E Lesson Parts of a Plant
Hello, everyone! I am creating a lesson plan that talks about the parts of a plant. I would like to know what are some fun activities that can hook students onto my lesson plan? I do not want my lesson to be lecture-based, I would like to involve activities in my lesson. How can I make an activity connected to the parts of the lesson plan? If you have any ideas, please feel free to post comments ...

Sun Mar 31, 2019 1:51 PM in STEM and Fairy Tales
After researching about STEM in the community, I came across this post about Enchanted Engineering and loved reading the post. I like the idea of combining fairytales to solve the problems for the characters by the use of STEM innovations. I would like to implement STEM in my classroom by planning a field trip to the Museum of Natural Science or the Children’s Museums on days that they have event...