Dana MacLennan
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Awesome STEM engineering project with basic household materials! Fun way for kids to practice essential science skills (measurement, creating a hypothesis, conducting an experiment, using science tools, thinking like a scientist, and more) in a short amount of time.

This is a fun activity for kids to practice essential science skills like measurement, creating a hypothesis, and conducting an experiment! Build a tower with rolled up newspaper. Can it hold a basketball?

flip book... persistence of vision, science cycle 3, week 1

Party activity could be to color / assemble a fishy flip book animation sequence. Could also hand out prizes for different categories, to award the budding animators with movie-themed Oscars!

Novel teaching and novel study resources for any novel. This resource is filled with assignments, activities, organizers, and more. Teaching novels for secondary ELA students. Middle school novel study. High school novel study. Middle school English novel.

Novel teaching and novel study resources for any novel. This resource is filled with assignments, activities, organizers, and more. Teaching novels for secondary ELA students.

identity grids-get to know you at beginning of year and for characters in books and stories.

This would be great for grade art. Identity Grid - good art on a cart lesson. This would have to be a 2 day lesson. The kids were not successful. I would try this again with middle school.

Reflective Thinking Sentence Starter Cards Teaching Resource

Reflective Thinking Sentence Starter Cards Teaching Resource I thought these were great ways to become more reflective in your teaching practices.