STEAM Science Adventures 2: Flexible Schedule
Kathy Kelly: Elementary & ESL - TESOL, TEFL
Flexible schedule class - no live meetings. Learn science principles through experiments. Make a play doh, modeling dough or clay science project with ELA, fine motor skills, and music. ESL friendly, CEFR levels A1 and higher.
US Grade Pre-Kindergarten - 2
This is a flexible schedule, play-based STEAM class. There are no live meetings with the teacher. Students will gain key science knowledge through making projects with modeling dough or clay. Each Monday, the teacher will post a playlist of three instructional videos. The first video will provide an engaging lesson about the instructional topic. The second video will include step-by-step instructions to help the learner create a modeling dough or clay project about the lesson subject. The...
1. The students will be able to create an object from nature from modeling dough or clay. 2. The students will be able to name key characteristics of this object. 3. The students will be able to participate in classroom interaction on the Outschool platform through photos and video clips to deepen their understanding of each lesson topic. 4. The students will be able to evaluate what they like about their individual projects.
Homework OfferedStudents will complete the lesson assignments after each video clip in the weekly playlist. The weekly assignments are as follows: Assignment 1: After viewing video #1 in the weekly playlist, the students should upload a picture or video clip with their answer to a learning challenge that will be given in video #1. This assignment will take approximately five minutes. Assignment 2: The students will create a project with modeling dough or clay as they view the step-by-step instructions in each weekly video #2. For homework, the students will upload a photo of their project. They may also make positive comments about other students' photos on the classroom message board. This photo uploading assignment after completing the clay / modeling dough project during the class video will take approximately five minutes. Assignment 3: After viewing video #3 in the weekly playlist, the students may upload a video of themselves singing the lesson song, reciting the lesson poem, or verbally sharing their favorite aspect of the lesson topic for that week. This assignment can take 5-30 minutes, depending on which choice the student makes. It may take the student longer to learn the poem or song if the learner chooses this assignment.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments OfferedAssessments are informal.
Modeling dough or clay in a variety of colors Optional, but helpful other supplies: Pipe cleaners Scissors Toothpicks Flat tray or piece of cardboard
Parents, please be advised that students may need to use scissors to cut pieces of pipe cleaners during this class. Please provide your learner with safety scissors. Please also be available to monitor your learner's use of scissors during class.
Meet the teacher
Hello! I am excited to meet you on the Outschool platform! I have been an Elementary & Middle School teacher since 2002. I have been teaching ESL online since January of 2020. I enjoy teaching learners of all ages and abilities. I believe that...
$10weekly or $40 for 4 weeks
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(5)
Completed by 28 learners
No live video meetings