10 STEM Terms for Elementary Educators (and a FREE Engineering Design Process poster set)

10 STEM vocabulary words for elementary teachers

As I’ve learned more about STEM education, I’ve developed a better understanding of the nuances of many related terms, and I thought it might be helpful to make a list here! I'm also sharing a free engineering design process poster set.

Pi Day Activities in 5th Grade

Call me a nerd if you’d like, but I’ll unabashedly claim Pi Day as my absolute favorite holiday as a teacher! Obviously, I love the yearly excuse to eat a few bites of every kind of pie imaginable (so much so, in fact, that I’ve started hosting a yearly Pi Day party at my house … Continue reading Pi Day Activities in 5th Grade


reading nook in upper elementary classroom

Hello out there! One of my resolutions for 2018 is to find opportunities for growth by pushing myself beyond my comfort zone, and starting a blog definitely fits the bill! So, I guess I should tell you a bit about myself, especially since I haven't even figured out how to publish an About Me page … Continue reading Hello!