science

Why you NEED Science Solvers in your classroom!

Have you ever wondered how am I going to get through teaching energy?!  I have been there!  This seemed like the toughest concept that I saved to teach last to my 5th graders!  I had trouble understanding the level of material myself…while I can’t fully help with that I can show you what did work…

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Slime Science

Since I’m not in a school this year I have still been involved with kids even in my community.  Recently I held a slime science event at a local community center for parents to drop off kids and shop/wrap presents if need be.  We had four different slime stations and lots of learning and fun…

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Sound Pages and Ideas

We love studying sound!  Here are some resources I found especially helpful and fun to use: These sound cards -we worked in research pairs to present on these topics! this link talks about the amazing things sound can do!! The flocabulary video is AMAZING!!!! A fantastic resource. This website has great test sounds for sound…

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We eat IRON?!

We eat IRON?! My students loved this experiment and it could be used for a variety of principles.  We used it while talking about separating mixtures using magnetism. It could easily be tied to elements,  compounds,  mixtures and solutions (and separating them) or even digesting food and how the body needs and processes iron! We…

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Learning Events – Engagement made easy!

    I am loving transforming my classroom to enhance student learning!  It has been such a creative outlet for me as well as my kiddos! I want to share some reasons why these learning events are so fun and how they are tied to content.     1.  Plan around what your kids love!…

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Amazing Race – Classroom Edition

*affiliate links included*   View this post on Instagram ITS GOING DOWN! ? #iteachtoo #iteach345 #amazingrace #amazibgraceclassroom #gogogetitgetit. *all details on the blog* A post shared by Amber Nicole (@sssteaching) on Nov 17, 2016 at 8:45am PST     TONS of people were asking and wanting more details about our Amazing Race coming up in…

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Summer Science Roundup

Summer Science!     If you missed any of my posts from last year check out the links below:    These are great for anytime of the year, if you want any more specifics check out these products for some great science ideas year round.   Glow Science   Candy Science   Explosion Science  …

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