Tag Archives: Unit Studies
In my years as a classroom teacher, I witnessed children of every age sit at the end of their seat filled with excitement when I pulled out Hands-on learning materials.
It didn’t matter if the level was kindergarten students or sixth graders, if there was something they could see, touch, or play with learning the content became so much easier.
As homeschool parents, we usually have a wide variety of ages in our home to teach. When you get a wide variety of age groups together sometimes it is hard to teach them all at once. One way we have found to make homeschooling multiple ages work is to use unit studies!
This is one of the true supersites for education. Take the time to learn how to use this site, you will be very impressed.
http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/ Providing a wealth of lessons, tools, and resources for K-12 science educators, Science NetLinks is your guide to meaningful standards-based Internet experiences for students.
National Geographic is a huge website! It would take a person a long time to go through the whole thing. Take the time to teach your student how to use this website. It is well worth your time, especially for the photographs. For instance, search on volcanoes. This is a wonderful website for for unit studies and research projects.