The Brilliance Pages is a journal of articles and ideas gleaned from research, reading, and experience to help encourage and inspire great teaching.
Making Science Irresistible provides suggestions on how to make science classes irresistibly interesting. Ideas include bulletin boards, classroom displays or interest centers, planning, handouts, cooperative learning, current events, and experimentation. Teacher enthusiasm and effective presentations can help make the science classroom an interesting place.
Yuck! Science Class! suggests that by using encouragement, creative thinking, and the wonders of science, teachers can make science one of the most rewarding school experiences. Suggestions for doing this are to be honest and trustworthy, be a caring teacher, provide for individualization, take advantage of community resources, keep constantly aware of each of your students’ attitudes and progress, collect and display unusual items, and involve students in science activities.