Masters program -Virginia Commonwealth University-
Student-Teacher : Henrico High School
Undergrad : Environmental Studies
Major Scientific interests in Cosmology, Physics, Ecology, Oceanography, and Psychology.
Enjoy teaching: Life sciences, Physical Science, and Astronomy
Oceanography Curriculum (NOS & Inquiry influenced)
A collection of resources for developing an oceanography unit with attention to inquiry based teaching and structured around the "Nature of Science".
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Sun, Oct 16, 2016 1:57 PM in Resources for an oceanography curriculum based on inuiry
Oceanography Curriculum Resources
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Thu, Sep 29, 2016 1:32 PM in Routine Procedures
What type of warm up activity do you think would be good for an earth science classroom to do upon entering the class each day? I don't want to bore them or make them feel like there is no real point to their assignment. Looking for something that might lead into a discussion. Any thoughts?
Thu, Sep 29, 2016 11:01 AM in Rain Forrest Lesson
To explain the effects of modern day resource management I split the class up into two groups by making them vote. The poll question was "Should we cut down this rainforest for a profit." The goal of the lesson was to probe the students to ask the right questions about the destruction of this land. "What would the rainforest be used for?" is an example of a good question. As the teacher, you can m...
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A Template for Open Inquiry
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Amazing tool for teachers looking to create a more engaging classroom built around the nature of science.
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