Science In a Shell: Egg Geodes

Science In a Shell: Egg Geodes

Cool science experiment all in an eggshell! Here is an experiment to introduce the scientific method and create egg geodes. Compare the reactions of sea salt, borax and kosher salt using color to bring out the ... [ Read More ]

Stunning Planets Space Art: Shading Techniques

5th Grade Chalk Planets - Teach Junkie

Teach shading techniques with a planets space art project. Here is a chalk art project for fifth grade that focuses on the basics of art like shading a sphere. Students pick a planet to illustrate and use chalk ... [ Read More ]

Problem Solving Strategy: Draw a Picture

Problem Solving Strategy: Draw a Picture - Teach Junkie

Make problem solving easier for students be teaching multiple strategies. Here is an explanation of how and why to encourage students to draw pictures for solving math word problems. Teaching students to draw ... [ Read More ]

I Mustache you a Question: Easy Test Prep

I Mustache You a Question - Teach Junkie

Standardized testing is part of what happens during the school year. Here are 3 ways to make test prep a little more fun with the trending mustache props. Students can work in groups, answer questions with ... [ Read More ]

98 First Grade-Friendly Teaching Ideas

98 First Grade-Friendly Teaching Ideas - Teach Junkie

If you teach first grade, then I've got your back. Here are 98 first grade-friendly ideas to help you teach creatively and make your lesson planning easier. This collection from awesome teachers includes ... [ Read More ]