STC™ “Ask an Expert” at East Central Indiana Educational Service Center

29th October, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - 2 Comments

                                                      Lisa will focus her discussion on the following STC™ Units: Changes Soils Floating and Sinking Earth and Space Register for this session using the reply box below.  Make » Read More

STC™ “Ask an Expert” at West Central Indiana Educational Service Center

29th October, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - 2 Comments

                                                    Lisa will focus her discussion on the following STC™ Units: Changes Soils Floating and Sinking Earth and Space Register for this session using the reply box below.  Make sure » Read More

STC™ “Ask an Expert” at Southern Indiana Education Center

28th October, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - No Comments

                                                      Lisa will focus her discussion on the following STC™ Units: Changes Soils Floating and Sinking Earth and Space Register for this session using the reply box below.  Make » Read More

STC™ “Ask an Expert” at Region 6 Northwest Indiana Educational Center

27th October, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - No Comments

                                                    Lisa will focus her discussion on the following STC™ Units: Changes Soils Floating and Sinking Earth and Space   Register for this session using the reply box below.  Make » Read More

S.T.E.M. in the 4 year old Kindergarten Classroom “Super Structures!”

26th October, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - No Comments

Submitted by East North Street Academy of Math and Science Shannon Graham Super Structures! My class recently completed an in-depth study of Structures.  Our integrated project included many activities in Language Arts, Math, Science, and Engineering.  We began our unit by researching structures using non-fiction books.  Then we went on a Structures walk around our » Read More

Third grade teachers share their experiences with Math Out of the Box

13th October, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - No Comments

Share your experiences with Math Out of the Box for Third Grade below. This grade level pack includes 5 Teacher’s guides to cover all of your math strands: Developing Algebraic Thinking: Plotting and Growing Developing Geometric Logic: Shapes and Paths Developing Measurement Benchmarks: Scales and Balances Developing Number Concepts: Ordering and Arranging Teachers, use this » Read More

Assessing STC™ Changes in the Inquiry Classroom a teacher submission

11th October, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - No Comments

Submitted by Kelli L. Braunecker    Second Grade Teacher at William Tell Elementary in Tell City, IN This is an anticipation guide I made using the Concepts from the Unit Goals in the Changes Unit.  I use anticipation guides to get students thinking about the unit topic and to see if they are familiar with any » Read More

What are you views on having a classroom pet?

7th October, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - No Comments

     I was out observing a Kindergarten science lesson in a local school last week that was surrounded by classroom pets.  Among them included, “Gigantor the turtle” and “Rocky the fat tailed gecko”.  I asked a young kindergartner about the numerous class pets and he explained to me that it was a huge honor to be » Read More

STC™ “Ask an Expert” at Central Indiana Educational Service Center

5th October, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - 6 Comments

                                                        Lisa will focus her discussion on the following STC™ Units: Changes Soils Floating and Sinking Earth and Space   Register using the reply box below.  Make sure » Read More

School tests kids’ use of iPads

4th October, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - No Comments

By William Croyle • wcroyle@nky.com • September 30, 2010  INDEPENDENCE – It’s been a week since Thomas, Ilani and Miranda arrived here in Renee Kidwell’s fourth-grade class at Summit View Elementary School. To nobody’s surprise, they have been welcomed with open arms – and fingertips – by the other students. Thomas, Ilani and Miranda are » Read More