Science Extension Activities with Purpose

February 2, 2021

In this episode, Nicole and Erin explain how to create meaningful science extension activities in your classroom. Often, these activities also referred to as elaborate activities when using the 5e model. The purpose of these activities is to deepen student…

How to Teach Science Vocabulary

January 18, 2021

Traditional Science Vocabulary Instruction Before NGSS Traditionally, teachers provide vocabulary lessons at the beginning of the unit. Known as front loading, this strategy assumes that students will understand those terms when they see them in the context of your unit….