Using Word Walls in Science

Using Word Walls in Science

Making Vocab Connections   Word walls used to be a term heard only in elementary schools.  Nowadays it is more common that teachers of all grade levels are finding them effective and worthwhile for their students to develop and reinforce content area...
Taking Nitty Gritty Science to Nashville!

Taking Nitty Gritty Science to Nashville!

When you think of Nashville, you probably picture country music, honky tonks and…science teachers! Wait, what??  Well that’s exactly what you found this past weekend during the 2016 NSTA National Conference in Nashville, TN.  I set out with the...
Making Editable Notes Work for You and Your Students

Making Editable Notes Work for You and Your Students

Taking notes in science class is essential for students to get the needed information of the topic being studied.  However, how students take their notes is key in how they retain and recall the information when they need it. Many teachers are using Science...