Today more than ever, teachers and other educators are looked upon to help shape not only good students but also good citizens. Teaching kids the skills necessary for caring for animals is a process that not only helps them become more responsible but to have compassion for other living things in turn. Most children want to keep a pet but do not know what specifically is involved in caring for them. These useful hints contained in this lesson will help students to determine if they have the …
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Activities to integrate STEM into grades 6-8.
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Gather students in a circle on the floor. Every student removes one shoe. Teacher: I am going to sort the shoes into two piles. After I have made 2 groups you are going to try and guess how I sorted my piles. Next let student volunteers make a sort and the other students guess or predict how the sort was completed. Some sorting ideas are right shoe, left shoe, laces, no laces, high top, low top, colors, numbers, etc. The kids will amaze you with ideas. Extensions of the idea. Let every …
Lesson Plan for Robotics 1 and 2
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Site for workshops for educators.
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Middle School Science teacher educating students on Earth, Physical, Chemical, Life, and Environmental Science. I would like resources on grants, Science, Engineering, Technology, and inspiration for new lessons.
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This screencast shows teachers how they can incorporate STEM into any classroom setting.
Keywords: STEM, science, math, technology, history, english
From PBS NOVA education, videos and accompanying lesson plans for students in grades 6-12 to learn about, and see, innovation in action, from college students. The Design process includes Generating Ideas, Organizing Ideas, Mapping Strategies to implement those ideas, and Communciating those ideas and the innovation. Website - http://mass.pbslearningmedia.org/collection/from-idea-to-solution-the-design-process/
Keywords: Innovation, design