What the heck is narration? And answers to 4 other common narration questions

What the heck is narration? And how do I get my kids to narrate? Paige is back today to answer your most pressing narration questions! Notebooking and narration are key to understanding when it comes to filling out your SCIDAT notebooks. And since we have addressed notebooking a few times, we thought we would have Paige come back to share a bit about narration. Let's get … [Read more...]

Why living books are the secret ingredient to teaching science

Living books are the secret ingredient to teaching science that we all can get our┬áhands on. They are the special sauce we can use as educators to make science fun for our students! You don't agree? Well, let us make our case... A case for living books being the secret ingredient to teaching science Let's look at two different scenarios - two different ways of teaching science to your … [Read more...]

3 Ways you can make science fun each week

We all want to know how to make science fun - that is, after all, why you landed on this article . . . Hey, folks, it's Blaine Sassafras in the house! I gave Tracey the boot on this post because quite frankly, she's not the best at being "fun". I, on the other hand, am the leading authority on that subject in the Sassafras Fam. So, I knew that you guys would want to hear tips on making … [Read more...]