Kits help first-, second-graders at Shadow Oaks Elementary get hands-on lessons

Kits help first-, second-graders at Shadow Oaks Elementary get hands-on lessons

A pilot program in four classrooms at Shadow Oaks Elementary is getting rave reviews from teachers and creating a lot of excited little scientists. Two out of seven first-grade classes and two of the school’s eight second-grade classes are working with Nancy Larson Publishers’ science program. The science program kits include everything teachers need to […]

Science “matters” to Hall Elementary third graders

Science “matters” to Hall Elementary third graders

Spend some time in Candace Herren’s 3rd grade classroom and you may find yourself shocked by the students’ level of understanding and by the science specific vocabulary they use so fluently. You may even be embarrassed that these 3rd graders have a greater understanding of certain scientific concepts than most adults … READ MORE