Tag Archive: Science

Jul 15

We Are Ocean Guardians!

Well, more like Watershed Guardians. Last year I found out about this NOAA project called Ocean Guardian School. When I read the description I knew Chimacum Middle School had to apply to be an Ocean Guardian School! Our Environmental Stewardship Project was perfect! Even though we focus mostly on our neighborhood creek, Ocean Guardian Schools …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/07/15/we-are-ocean-guardians/

Jul 02

Diigo Links (weekly)

New, fabulous links/resources from this past week: Release Calendar – G Suite Products and features launching to G Suite domains on the Rapid Release track. Products and features launching to G Suite domains on the Scheduled Release track. 365 Creative Writing Prompts tags:writing creative writing prompts writing prompts writing_prompts creative How to Write a Mission …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/07/02/diigo-links-weekly-73/

Jun 27

Adopting a New Curriculum

This post was originally published at the WA CORELaborate website.   May 24 our Science Subject Area Committee (SAC) presented our plans for a new Science Curriculum Adoption. This is the third adoption in which I’ve played a role in the 20 years I’ve worked at Chimacum Middle School. I played a much bigger role …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/06/27/adopting-a-new-curriculum/

Jun 11

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are more amazing resources: Six Styles of Video Creation in Classrooms pdf tags:classroom video projects pdf 100 Practical Ways to Reverse Climate Change tags:ways reverse climate climate change change strategies environmental science 8 Keys to Designing Tomorrow’s Schools, Today 8 Keys to Designing Tomorrow’s Schools, Today – EdSurge News https://t.co/hoe4FrzVPi EL Magazine on Twitter: …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/06/11/diigo-links-weekly-70/

May 24

What About Robotics?

Originally published on the CORELaborate blog!   Earlier this school year I volunteered to be part of our district’s Science Subject Area Committee (SAC) to come up with recommendations to the school board for a grades 6 through 12 Science adoption of new NGSS curriculum. The team was made up of two high school Science …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/05/24/what-about-robotics/

May 21

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are this week’s incredible resources! Radioisotope Power Systems: Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator (RTG) tags:nuclear power nasa curiosity space science astronomy 15 Fantastic Virtual Reality in Education Resources – Class Tech Tips This week I had the chance to lead a virtual reality lesson with a group of second graders. It was absolutely amazing to see …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/05/21/diigo-links-weekly-67/

May 14

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are this week’s resources curated from all the blogs I read and the amazing people I follow in Twitter! Big Meta-Analysis Says Four Teaching Strategies Are Most Effective For Low-Income Students | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… There really isn’t any shortage of research trying to identify the most effective instructional strategies (see The …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/05/14/diigo-links-weekly-66/

Apr 30

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are this week’s amazing links: Education is an end in itself not a preparation for the workplace | chronotope It’s a well observed truth that because everyone has had an education, everyone feels well placed to comment on all aspects of education. Often that takes the form of “My experience of education was like this so …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/04/30/diigo-links-weekly-64/

Apr 23

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are some great resources I found this week: Free Technology for Teachers: Kitchen Science – Let’s Make Butter SciShow Kids recently released a new video titled Let’s Make Butter. The video provides directions for making butter in your kitchen then goes on to explain the science of what happens in the process of making …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/04/23/diigo-links-weekly-63/

Apr 16

Diigo Links (weekly)

More amazing resources and incredible blogs: Free Technology for Teachers: Plum’s Creaturizer – A Neat AR App to Get Kids Exploring Outdoors Creaturizer from PBS Kids is a free iOS and Android app that lets students create fun cartoon creatures then place them into outdoor settings through the use of augmented reality. Free Technology for …

Continue reading »

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/04/16/diigo-links-weekly-62/

Older posts «