Science & Nature

Super Science: Experimental Design, It's All About Control

In this ongoing class, students will learn how to design valid experiments, control variables, and analyze results by conducting their own investigations on a variety of topics.
110 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 4 learners
Class

50 minutes

per class

Once per week

every week

8-12

year olds

1-6

learners per class

per learner

How does anOngoingcourse work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills

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Next on Thu Jun 30

Meets Once per week
Thursday
6pm - 6:50pm
1 learner enrolled
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Description

Class Experience

This class is taught in English.
Students will learn how to conduct valid experiments with controlled variables and accurate measurement. They will learn how to analyze their results and make scientific conclusions.
During my 26 years as a public school teacher, I taught inquiry science to all ages groups. When I left the classroom, I served as a science and math teacher development specialist, wrote and delivered science professional development to teachers across the district, and wrote district science curriculum and assessments for elementary grades.
May require investigation graph to be completed independently, depending on the time required for the investigation.
A full material will be posted on the class page prior to the first week of class.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
Informal
50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Students will interact in class through the Pear Deck platform as the main presentation tool. Check for Understanding games will be played on Kahoot and Quizlet.  Some pre-screened You Tube videos will be included for content as well as unlisted YouTube videos created by the teacher. None of these resources require students to create log ins or accounts and  they will be presented live through the PearDeck platform.

Teacher

Susan Laforet, M.Ed Curriculum and Instruction
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Super Science and Math
110 total reviews
129 completed classes

About Me

I have been sharing my love of science and math with elementary students in public schools for over 26 years. I served most of that time in the classroom and then moved into Instructional Coaching to help other teachers improve their practice in... 
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