Bonnie Patterson

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Recent Posts by Bonnie

Thu Jun 07, 2012 11:51 AM in Must Have Teacher Resources in Elementary Classroom
Oh, yes Tiffany, the differentiating science with menus is definitely a can't do without book. I also like to use Picture Perfect lessons in Science, even with my fifth graders, sometimes using the simple picture books makes the information easier for them to grasp since they haven't had much science in the elementary grades. I am looking for a Scholastic book on Earth models that is out of prin...

Mon Jun 04, 2012 10:54 AM in Looking for ideas on fulfilling TEK 5.3C
Good ideas. Thanks for the input. I've got lots of thinking and planning to do this summer :)

Mon Jun 04, 2012 10:51 AM in Science Interactive Notebooks
I agree with others that this topic has tons of information that I fully intend to look over. I love my notebooks. It has backed me up with parents tons of times. Also, students don't lose their materials that they need and when they say they have lost this or that paper, I tell them where should it be and they look and find it in their notebooks. It is something that I have to revise with each cl...

Recent Reviews by Bonnie

Sat Mar 17, 2012 1:20 PM
5 Science notebook
I have found that using science notebooks keeps everybody on track and made finding information easier.

Recent Public Collections by Bonnie


To present the properties of matter to my students

Organisms and Environments-survival in environments

2 Resources

TEKS 5.10 Organisms and environments. The student knows that organisms undergo similar life processes and have structures that help them survive within their environments

butterfly metamorphosis
Type: User uploaded resource

incomplete metamorphosis
Type: User uploaded resource