Mixed Feelings: Making Homework Matter

How can you make homework a valuable learning experience? I will admit, I have mixed feelings about homework.  As a teacher, I understand it can be helpful to reinforce what’s…

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Bundling The NGSS: The First Step

What is the first step when creating an NGSS-aligned curriculum? Bundling! Bundling is the practice of creating groups (or “bundles”) of standards that are arranged together as a focus for…

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Getting Creative With Your NGSS Content

How can you incorporate content that isn't quite "in the standards"? I’ve always been super fascinated (and found my students are too!) with disease and viruses and all that, but…

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