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Sep 26 2013

The Power of a Piece of Paper

This week, I saw students who were truly proud of themselves because of a piece of paper. They analyzed their data, revised their hypothesis about their planes, and re-built them in hopes of their new designs flying further.  We ran a final test and declared the “winner”. The morning of our final tests I came…

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Aug 13 2013

And, we’re back!

School is back in session and I have to tell you, I am feeling excited about this year.  Let’s run over a quick list of what has been completely awesome: 1. The Science Hall.  We are incredible.  We are a superb team.  And you don’t have to just take my word for it!  I have…

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Apr 24 2013

My week as a…Biology Teacher?

This week, and next week, I have two Physical Science classes and my Physics class…my other three classes are Biology tutorials.  State tests  are approaching (May 5th is less than two weeks away!?!) and once again I find myself teaching Biology.  I thought this summer was the end of it, but when our students are…

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