Teaching Science During the Eclipse

Many parents and teachers are excited about the opportunity for teaching science during the eclipse on August 21.  The path of the solar eclipse will cross the entire United States, and many areas will see totality.  Other areas will experience a partial eclipse, but...

Space Balloon is Launched as Class Project

An ambitious project literally reached new heights as a space balloon was launched as a class project by fourth and fifth grade students.  At  Wauka Mountain Multiple Intelligences Academy students gathered to witness the launch of the space balloon which took months...

Creating a One Night Space Museum

A novel approach to teaching elementary students about space and planet earth has been developed by some teachers who are creating a one night space museum with cooperation from corporations that enable space exploration.  The staff at Bunker Hill Elementary School in...