Sharing my journey as science teacher, creator of elementary and middle school science lessons and projects, mom of teens/ young adults, widow, & NGSS expert.

I am great at interactive notebooks but haven't always been great at incorporating student output. But  that has been changing! It has...
Have you taken your kids to events put on during the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering? Don't miss these amazing, free eve...
This drag and drop digital model activity was a fun end to our chemistry unit in 5th grade! The standard we were covering is 5PS1-1 about ho...
 Little faces peering at a caterpillar and then chrysalis are fun to watch. We have milkweed just outside our classroom door so kids aler...
 I purchased a small Chain Reaction Kit from Lakeshore Learning with money from PTO. The kids loved it so much I purchased two additional...
Reading outside... it was a fun and easy activity that was a HUGE hit with the kids. So simple, why haven't I done it before? T...
Introducing a brand new product! ...Creating digital models is so engaging for students. In this Google slide project, students answer ...