I love everything about the ocean. I love to body surf, paddle canoe, SUP and diving. I also love to cook and garden. I am an advisor for our robotics club and I coach canoe paddling during the summer. I am in my ninth year of teaching high school and my goal is to make science fun and interesting for students so that they pursue careers in the STEM fields or at the very least become informed citizens. I am very interested in sustainable practices especially in agriculture and energy
Sat, Nov 12, 2011 6:51 PM in Making Conservation of Energy Fun?
I think you should do your own thing. With that being said, I think the main focus here are the students themselves. Like you've observed in your class, your teacher is great with content and the students but you don't like the style. The question is how are the students doing in the class? As teachers we need to adapt to our students needs. I would discuss your plans with teacher and do the le...
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Mon, Oct 31, 2011 9:00 PM in Environmental Science - part 2
It is amazing that we have reached the 7 billion mark and it seems very likely what Chris' class has concluded about a big die off. The question is when. With the unequal distribution of resources in the world today it seems likely that some populations will be harder hit than others. Another topic I bring up in my class is not only do we have a population growth but we also have large populati...
Sat, Oct 22, 2011 4:41 AM in Wind Turbine Project
Here is a link to obtain the app on iTunes. Here is a youtube video link on the app.
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