The Science Behind SciQuest

Can I make a confession? Even though I totally geek out on science- I’m far from a science nerd. No one can believe that I haven’t watched a Star Wars movie nor any of the Harry Potter movies. (Gasp! I know.) It’s just not my thing! The wizardry stuff, meh… doesn’t do anything for me.Continue reading “The Science Behind SciQuest”

The Science behind Escape Rooms

Have you ever gotten to experience the excitement of trying an escape room? I still remember my first time completing a real-life, in person escape. I remember the nervousness of trying to enter codes that would hopefully open locks as timed ticked away and the feeling of success when we broke out with just secondsContinue reading “The Science behind Escape Rooms”

5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Your Classroom

Could there be anything worse than combining the hormones of middle school students with Valentine’s Day? For some teachers, it is a total blessing if Valentine’s Day falls on a weekend- but Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be all that bad. Don’t get me wrong- I totally despise carnation sales and cringe every time IContinue reading “5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Your Classroom”