The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

Information

Science Teachers

Connect with other science teachers from around the globe and share innovative ideas or thoughts on science education

Members: 44
Latest Activity: Oct 17, 2013

Discussion Forum

Literacy strategy sharing - Freyer Model - Fishing for Light & Optics online resources too!

Started by Snydersensei. Last reply by Daniel Friedman Aug 20, 2012. 1 Reply

Hey everyone! I am just exploring using the Freyer model to help introduce my grade8 science students to light & optics (luminous, non-luminous, chemiluminescent, flourescent, incandescent,…Continue

Tags: freyermodel, literacy, optics, light, education

Comment Wall

Comment

You need to be a member of Science Teachers to add comments!

Comment by Daniel Friedman on August 16, 2012 at 4:52pm

I'm teaching astronomy for the first time this year.  The class will have a blog and one student will be designated each week to compile a 'terms list' consisting of any new vocab and/or names encountered during the week.  They'll post that to the blog as they go, other students can comment or ask questions.

Comment by Theory249 on March 30, 2011 at 3:01pm
Since science is a vocabulary laden subject, just curious how you all go about doing vocabulary without having the students write definitions???
 

Members (44)

 
 
 

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

Thomas Whitby's video was featured

Humpback Whale Shows AMAZING Appreciation After Being Freed From Nets

Please check out http://www.eii.org/gwc/ for more great information on Great Whale Conservancy Be sure to see our full story on this awesome rescue here http...
1 hour ago
Thomas Whitby posted a video

Humpback Whale Shows AMAZING Appreciation After Being Freed From Nets

Please check out http://www.eii.org/gwc/ for more great information on Great Whale Conservancy Be sure to see our full story on this awesome rescue here http...
1 hour ago
Profile IconIbrar Hussain, Dessica, Lise Goertz and 3 more joined The Educator's PLN
12 hours ago
David Chiles posted a status
"Netiquette: Email to enjoy a ploy, not annoy. A quick message with a call to action. www.NetworkEtiquette.net"
yesterday
David Chiles updated their profile
yesterday
Thomas Whitby posted a video

Sir Ken Robinson

Sir Ken Robinson is best known for his TED Talk on Creativity. Get Behind the Brand and learn how to find your own creativity and passion! ------------------...
yesterday
Brian J. Frimel and Oscar Marin are now friends
yesterday
Brian J. Frimel shared Tess Pajaron's blog post on Facebook
yesterday

Awards And Nominations

© 2014   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service