Fri, Oct 23, 2020 2:59 PM in Virtual Labs
Hi, Janie! I am an elementary education pre-service teacher at Wartburg College and I actually just did some research on the website called phet.colorado.edu. I really enjoy this website because it is extremely interactive through its multiple simulations. There are so many simulations that there are opportunities for labs from kindergarten all the way to undergraduates! PhET simulations can be c...
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Wed, Oct 21, 2020 7:32 PM in Beyond the Field Trip
I truly think that it is important to remember that even though we are in the midst of a worldwide pandemic, student excitement with learning is still important. Students still need to see and learn about the world through experiences like field trips, even when the trip itself cannot occur. Virtual field trips could be a great way to connect with students and keep their excitement about learning...
Fri, Sep 18, 2020 10:37 AM in Earth and Space
Hi Cristina, I am a pre-service teacher attending Wartburg College and I have created a hands-on lesson that could be brought into a deep level of teaching earth and space science. I created a solar system model out of different-sized foam balls and acrylic paints and used simple classroom items to put the model together in order. This is something students could do as a way to get a deeper under...
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