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Pop Quiz: Experimental Teaching

As this year comes to a close, Friday is my last day before summer vacation, I find myself reflecting on the school year, things that went well and things that did not.  One of the things that has gone well is that for the past three years my grade partner …

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Lesson Plan: Ultraviolet Light

I’m getting ready to do a summer camp all about light in astronomy. I’m particularly focused on doing some experiments with the kids showcasing “invisible” light, or the ways in which we can use light we can’t see to learn about the Universe. One particular activity is pretty easy and …