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Science & Nature

This Week in Science

Budding Scientists will enjoy this discussion based class on Science in the News.
Brittany Motes (she/her/hers)
65 total reviews for this teacher
2 reviews for this class
Completed by 31 learners
  There are no upcoming classes.
45 minutes
per class
Once per week
every week
year olds
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does an "Ongoing" course 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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Class Experience

1) Students will learn and be exposed to a variety of current scientific topics and events. 
2) Through discussion students will be able to determine the impact of this news on the scientific community and their own lives.
3) Students will read and analyze a wide range of informational texts to promote reading comprehension.
4) Students will work on interpersonal communication skills through discussion with each other, learn how to respect various opinions, and develop critical thinking skills. 
Students are expected to read the posted article prior to class in order to ensure maximum time for discussion. 
The Weekly Article will be provided the week of class in PDF or URL format.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
This is a science based class, articles will be posted in the classroom and will be taken from a variety of resources. Occasionally, we may compare articles from different viewpoints.


Brittany Motes (she/her/hers)Educator and Lifelong Learner
65 total reviews
46 completed classes

About Me

PLEASE NOTE: As of March 26th I am officially on Maternity Leave! If I do not immediately respond to messages please know that I will respond to messages as soon as possible.  I plan to return to teaching the first week of May and currently have... 
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