Sue Parrish

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"Science is asking Why? Getting Middle Kids fired up about science is my passion".
 
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This fun, hands on activity uses an everyday birthday candle to spark kids into creating of a working definition of the important science skill of observation. For 21 years I have used this as an introductory activity for science class, and kids
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This 1-2 class period lesson allows students to develop working definitions of the important skills, observation and inference. Using "mysterious" objects, students make factual observations and then use those to support reasonable inferences about
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This three day unit sets the tone for a year full of cooperation, respect and enthusiastic learning. Teacher/student, and student/student relationships are built, and the classroom becomes an emotionally safe and happy environment where learning is
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have been teaching science to middle school kids for 22 years, and loving every minute. I have also been an adjunct prof for WSU teaching science methods for future teachers.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Hands on inquiry based lessons using using topics that are relevant to students age and environment. Very little lecture. Lots of formative assessment along the way. Kids learn best by DOING

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Staff Achievement Grant 2010 SE WAshington Administrators Award of Excellence 2003 Distinguished Science teacher of the year, awarded by Whitman College Co Authored Walla Walla Waters..a science curriculum that was honored as Exemplary by the Washington State Superintendent of Ed

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

BS Microbiology and Public Health...WSU 1977 Teaching Certificate, Secondary Science Whitman College 1989 Masters in Curriculum and Instruction, EWU 1987

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I always have tried to use my love of the nature do get kids fired up about science. We use the local environment to create inquiry based investigations.

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