Friday, December 15, 2017

5 Minute Science Lesson - Ants


1. What do you see happening?

This is a reverse gif of ants eating a dead lizard.

2. Do you think ants would do this to other dead animals?

3. Why do you think they do it?

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

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Friday, December 8, 2017

5 Minute Science Lesson - Turtles


1. What is the first thing you notice about the inside of a turtle?

2. What do you think would be in the middle where the empty space is?

3. What protects the turtle's spine?

4. Can you find the tail? Where is it attached?

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Texas School Beats ADHD by Tripling Recess Time


While most school districts across the country are cutting back on recess time and ramping up the Ritalin, one Texas school has kindergartners and first graders sitting still and “incredibly attentive.”
What’s their secret? Their recess time has tripled.

Friday, December 1, 2017

5 Minute Science Lesson - Astronauts Muscles


1. Why do you think their muscles shrink?

2. Do you think their muscles go back to normal when they return to Earth? Why or why not?

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Vicks VapoRub


With cold and flu season coming on, I felt this would be beneficial for teachers. I always kept a jar in my desk for emergencies.

Friday, November 24, 2017

5 Minute Science Lesson - soap foam


1. What is the first thing you notice about this?

2. What do you think this is?

3. Does this remind you of something you've seen before?
(Hint: honeycomb)

4. How do you think they got this photograph?