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Forget About the Three R's... Just Teach Science!. Presenters: Anthony Grisillo and Charles Keeler Rose Tree Media School District, PA Judy Williams Anaheim City School District, CA. Session Info. Only an outline to reduce paper consumption.

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Forget About the Three R's...

Just Teach Science!

Presenters:

Anthony Grisillo and Charles Keeler

Rose Tree Media School District, PA

Judy Williams

Anaheim City School District, CA


Session Info

  • Only an outline to reduce paper consumption.

  • Full handouts and resources on www.rtmsd.org/nsta

  • Questions and Answers

  • Evaluation Form and Prizes


“I never teach my pupils; I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.”

- Albert Einstein


“When you make the finding yourself - even if you're the last person on Earth to see the light - you never forget it.”

- Carl Sagan


Why Teach Science?

  • Top 10 Growing Job Field Requiring at Least a Bachelor’s Degree*:

    • Network Systems and Data Communications Analyst

    • Computer Applications Software Engineer

    • Personal Financial Advisor

    • Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselor

    • Financial Analyst

    • Forensic Science Technician

    • Computer Systems Analyst

    • Database Administrator

    • Computer Systems Software Engineer

    • Network and Computer Systems Administrator

* U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Yeah, So WhyTeach Science?

  • Top 10 Growing Job Field Not Requiring at Least a Bachelor’s Degree*:

    • Personal and Home Care Aide

    • Home Health Aide

    • Medical Assistant

    • Social And Human Service Assistant

    • Gaming Surveillance Officer and Gaming Investigator

    • Pharmacy Technician

    • Dental Assistant

    • Gaming and Sports Book Writer and Runner

    • Rock Splitter, Quarry

    • Customer Service Representative

* U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


No, Really,What Does This Have To Do With Science?

  • Making Observations

  • Applying Math Concepts

  • Understanding What You Read

  • Using Proper Language Skills

  • Sharing What You Have Learned

  • Critical Thinking


PackagedScience Kit Units

  • Usually an Extensions/Connections aspect

  • But don’t stop there!

  • Look for the connections to your other disciplines


Language Arts Connections

  • Writing

    • Informational

    • Persuasive

    • Descriptive

  • Reading

    • Purpose

    • Comprehension

    • Literature Study

  • Language

    • Oral

    • Figurative

    • Word Study


More Connections

  • Data Collection, Presentation, and Analysis

  • Estimation, Computation, Probability, and Measurement

  • Problem Solving & Critical Thinking

  • Social Studies, Art, Music, and

    Physical Education

  • Oh wait, TECHNOLOGY!


Science Texts

  • Lots of extensions supplied

  • Again, don’t stop here!

  • Look for unique correlations to other curricular areas


Prepared Resources

  • FOSS has “Interdisciplinary extensions for reading, language arts, math, and social studies.”

  • ETA Cuisenaire correlates with FOSS kits

  • Worldscapes Literature


Self-MadeScience Units

  • There is always a connection somewhere.

  • Try to incorporate connections when making the unit.


Rocket Lesson

  • Original lesson provided by NASA

  • Science

  • Math

  • Language Arts

  • Art


Templates

  • Tool to help facilitate finding links to Science curriculum

  • eForm and standard form on website

  • Project Smart Template


I hear and I forget.

I see and I remember.

I do and I understand.

- Confucius


Questions and Answers


Evaluation and PRIZES!


Thank you for attending!Please check out www.rtmsd.org/nsta for more information.


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