Science literacy

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The term “Science Literacy” is thrown around a lot in the news, in education school classes, and at faculty development meetings, but what does it really mean? To me, science literacy means three things. A high school graduate who is literate in science:  1. Knows how to ask questions!  A science literate graduate has enough … Elementary Stem, Activities Elementary, Kindergarten Stem, Scientific Writing, Activities Kindergarten, Science Literacy, Preschool Stem, Biology Classroom, High School Biology

The term “Science Literacy” is thrown around a lot in the news, in education school classes, and at faculty development meetings, but what does it really mean? To me, science literacy means three things. A high school graduate who is literate in science: 1. Knows how to ask questions! A science literate graduate has enough […]

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Kyra De Coninck
Find tips to incorporating text annotation into your secondary science class. Scientific literacy is an important skill in a complicated world and annotating non-fiction texts is a great way to work on it with your students. It's hard to add another thing to your plate - so click through for tips to incorporating annotation quickly and efficiently. A collaboration between Science with Mrs. Lau and Kristin Lee Resources. Middle School Science, Science Writing, Science Reading, Science Lessons, Teaching Science, Science Education, Secondary Science, Science Literacy, Science Vocabulary

This guest post was written by a friend of mine, Kristin Lee, who writes terrific resources for teachers who want to help their students with scientific literacy! Scientific Literacy is becoming an increasingly important set of skills for our students and to our society at large. How do I tell fact from fiction? What is […]

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Shannan Fuller
Here are 4 strategies you can use to teach science vocabulary in your Upper Elementary classroom. Science can be filled with daunting vocabulary terms that are difficult to pronounce and even harder to determine their meaning. However, learning science vocabulary can help students better comprehend topics and build background knowledge. Check it out! Upper Elementary Resources, Science Reading Strategies, Science Vocabulary, Reading Strategies, Teaching Science, Upper Elementary Science, Science Lessons, Science Literacy, Vocabulary Instruction

Here are 4 strategies you can use to teach science vocabulary in your Upper Elementary classroom. Science can be filled with daunting vocabulary terms that are difficult to pronounce and even harder to determine their meaning. However, learning science vocabulary can help students better comprehend topics and build background knowledge. Check it out!

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Teaching Muse