Teaching With Potential

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Awesome Science Lesson Materials for Elementary and Middle School Teachers (Formerly SCIENCEcerely, Me by Erin Hansen)
 
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Use these engaging vocabulary and/or word wall cards to teach your students true science literacy. Study one or more per week or pair them up with your unit! There are over 150 ROOT/AFFIX CARDS that provide an important root or affix commonly used
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Bulletin Board Ideas, Science Centers
CCSS:
RI.7.4, CCRA.L.4, CCRA.L.6
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Groundhog Day has never been more fun as students engage in NGSS based activities to learn all about the science of shadows and light! Students will practice phenomena-based inquiry, observation, and model creation. They'll go on a shadow hunt and
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Printables, Science Centers
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This poster set, available in three styles, will display your HIGH SCHOOL Disciplinary Core Ideas, Crosscutting Concepts, and Science and Engineering Practices with style. With a total of 30 posters per style, you'll love the engaging bulletin board
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Engineering
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
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This poster set, available in three styles, will display your MIDDLE SCHOOL Disciplinary Core Ideas, Crosscutting Concepts, and Science and Engineering Practices with style. With a total of 30 posters per style, you'll love the engaging bulletin
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Engineering
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
$5.00
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Want to add "wow" to your science classroom bulletin boards? Why not take a note from the experts and inspire your students through their eloquent, science-focused quotes? Students will "dissect" each quote, encouraged to dig-deeper. This set of 12
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
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By Teaching With Potential
Want to add "wow" to your science classroom bulletin boards? Why not take a note from the experts and inspire your students through their eloquent, science-focused quotes? This set of 12 quotes come is both black and white backgrounds (same 12
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
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These "orbs" are an awesome display student's understanding of sensory receptors and the brain, the core focus of NGSS performance expectation MS-LS-1-8. I pair this project with a review of how memories are made and stored. We actually study the
Subjects:
Science, Biology, General Science
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Science Centers
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Want to make a connections with your students (all 100+ of them) in the first 10 minutes of class? Start your class off on the right foot with these science-focused back to school activities for middle school students. Included: - Science
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Back to School
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Classroom Forms
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This game is a perfect way to get students to practice their observation and classification skills. Played like a game of "Go Fish", students use descriptions of colorful picture cards to find other cards with similar properties. See game rules in
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, Games, Science Centers
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In this lesson students use their scientific observational skills to classify picture sort cards. Three activities are included, such as sorting practice using the "Find Things That..." jar prompts or Classification Magazine Hunt. See lesson in
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Science Centers
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In this lesson students uses their scientific observational skills to classify objects found in nature. Students will go on a nature walk and use their fave senses (minus taste) to describe the objects in detail. See lesson in preview. Included:
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Graphic Organizers
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This lesson introduces the idea that scientists observe objects using their five senses. In addition to a mystery bag challenge, students will hunt for various classroom items to describe through observation. See lesson in preview. Also included:
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Graphic Organizers
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Complete unit to teach NGSS PS 1-1 for 2nd Grade! Addresses the Cross Cutting Concept of Patterns and Science and Engineering Practice of Planning and Carrying Out Investigations. In this unit, students will learn: Objects/substances can be
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Unit Plans, Science Centers
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Need an easy way to track engineering projects in the classroom? Poster prompts encourage students to stay focused and engaged in developing their inventions. The Design Process overview sheet is provided for students science notebooks. Included:
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Engineering
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, Homeschool
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
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This bundle is a great way to jump into metric measurement. Use the graphic organizer to teach measurement terms and the activities sheet to practice measurement skills. The "Should The US Go Metric?" writing activity can be turned into a CER
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities, Printables, Graphic Organizers
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These eye-catching posters provide a strong visual representation of each of the seven crosscutting concepts embedded in the Next Generation Science Standards. Two different designs provided, as well as a printer-friendly version. Enjoy!
Subjects:
Science, Basic Principles, General Science
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
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This graphic organizer was developed to help my students with the common forms of measurement we use in our science class; volume, mass, and length/distance. It is used to review the tools and units that are used for each form of measurement. I have
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Assessment, Graphic Organizers
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This rubric was created for the "Science Safety Power Point Project" available in my store. Enjoy!
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities, Assessment
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This activity can either be completed in the computer lab, or as a "paper power point slide." I have students work on this in pairs and give each group a specific laboratory safety rule to focus on. The students provide five facts about their safety
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Projects, Activities
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Need a fun and engaging way to get students practicing their metric measurement skills? These length, time, mass, and volume activities range from serious to silly with prompts such as: Measure the volume of a pebble using water displacement or
Subjects:
Science, General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Laboratory
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I am currently teaching 6th grade, having previously 8th grade physical science, 3rd grade, 4th grade, and I have had placement as a Reading Intervention Specialist. I have a multiple-subject credential and single-subject science credential as well as a bachelors degree in Child and Adolescent Development and a masters degree in Curriculum and Instruction.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Focus on critical thinking, making connections, creating collaborative activities, differentiation, learning styles, positive reinforcement, formative and summative assessments, opening and closing activities, skills-focus, rigor, depth, hands-on, technology-based.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Facilitated professional development opportunities for teachers on campus, participate in the district science leadership committee focusing on the rollout of NGSS.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

B.S. Child and Adolescent Development, M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction, Multiple Subject Credential, Single Subject Credential - Science

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Being a full time teacher and a full time mom keeps me busy, but I love every second of it. Teaching is truly a passion of mine and I am blessed to work with an amazing team. Enjoy!

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