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Ask the weather expert!

November 25th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

Live from Jason Learning, you can join meteorologist Maura Hahnenberger.  You can submit questions now for the  live session on December 4 at 1:30. Please check their link here for additional information.

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Awesome science

November 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

This series is showcased in the TED Ed  lessons- it includes not only the short video but discussions and other related material.  The TeachersFirst post showcased A Guide to the Earth’s energy- yet I found Why elephants never forget interesting as well. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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Ebola for kids

November 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

The other week I was working with classes on current events topics- I was overwhelmed by the number of news stories I saw regarding Ebola.  For a nice kid’s view of the topic, visit  the Kids’ Health Ebola. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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Science in a box!

November 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

Who says science cannot be taught from a box- well, if you use My Science Box- a collections of lessons, activities, and more- you can.  I reviewed several of the lessons from fifth grade (my last classroom assignment) and found them engaging and on target. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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