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NGSS - Next Generation Science Students

For the past 10 years, students have entered my 5th and 6th grade classrooms with little science experience.
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NGSS – Putting the STEM in STEM

“Our proposed design uses waves with a frequency of 5,000 Hz to detect the tumor. We are getting our best resolution of the tumor when we are 7 cm away, which is one wavelength of the sound waves that we are using. Our proposed App would include a…
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Showing the Ability to Take Risks

I just finished my first attempt at planning and implementing a Next Generation of Science Standards Lesson Series.
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State Superintendent Torlakson Visits CSTA President Elect Lisa Hegdahl's Classroom to Shine a Spotlight on NGSS

On April 21, 2015 State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson visited McCaffrey Middle School in Galt, CA.
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Using the NGSS to Teach the Nature of Science

Do you know what misconceptions about science your students have?
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