Hello Everyone! I am currently a student at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa. I am studying Elementary Education as well as working towards endorsements in ESL, Reading, and Special Education. I am also on track to graduate with a minor in Leadership. Here at Wartburg, I participate in Best Buddies, Dance Marathon, and I am president of the Wartburg College NSTA chapter.
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Thu, Nov 04, 2021 11:07 PM in Low-cost STEM Tool Ideas
STEAM does not have to be an expensive experience. STEAM can be done with basic household tools. For example, building towers with toothpicks and marshmallows is a great STEAM activity that allows students to problem solve and explore architecture. A lot of times you can even go about getting these resources for free. You can do this by getting involved in your community...
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Thu, Nov 04, 2021 8:44 PM in Integrating Science
I see this trend too. Schools put more focus on reading and math leaving science and social studies more of an “if we get to it” concept. I have even been in schools lately where science does not get taught the majority of the year. The best way to combat this issue is to create as many cross-curricular lessons as possible. Cross-curricular lessons take standards from a ...
Thu, Nov 04, 2021 8:19 PM in Seeking Ideas for a "Career Development" Game
A great program we used to stimulate career development when I was a student was JA Biztown. JA Biztown is not necessarily a game but more of a hands-on simulation where students get to work in groups to operate their own business in Biztown.
When I was in upper elementary school we used a program called JA Biztown to simulate career development. This experi...
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