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When teaching science is my super power in a world rejecting superheroes

Are simple topics easy to interchange? Perhaps, if I consider what science is and what is not, then I couldn’t say that science is a fantastic choice to write about it.

In its undivided wholeness, science itself is complicated. With so many outlets and ramifications of studies, there is so much to know. It is impossible to know it all.

But perhaps some people would love to know all about science. I, however, rather teach science. For so many years dealing with beakers, flasks, and the immense deadlines of samples to test, I wanted to do something meaningful with science.

I never expected a Nobel Prize or an honorary award for the latest discovery to save humanity. I did want to change lives by just teaching. In this simple form, teaching is a career like no other.

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Parenting and Family Articles

What no one tells you about Millennial motherhood  Writer Mom 

An entertaining perspective of how Millennial moms carry on their days with or without technology. 

We Don’t Have Any Orchards So Here’s How We Get in the Fall Spirit  Red Tricycle

Explore some great ideas for family activities whether fall is in your area or not. Also, these ideas make great traditions for families to build memories.

The Seasons of Motherhood  Her View from Home

Motherhood is an inevitable time of changes just like the seasons. Read this personal narrative about how time changes all aspects of being a mom.

Top Five Ways to Delicious S’mores  List My Five 

Family activities don’t have to limit to recreational experiences. Enjoy making these different types of s’mores with the kids and family.  

Screens Before Bed are Hurting Your Kids’ Sleep  Her View from Home 

How much is a good thing when children use technology constantly? Explore creative ways to wean your child from excessive use technology to more active learning. 

10 Things to do When Boredom Sets in During Long Summer Days  Her View from Home 

Summer break is a great time to bond with your kids. And, it is also a time when they easily get bored. Discover some innovative ways to keep the family entertained. 

How to Paper Mache: Make a Bunny Easter Craft  Hands on: As we Grow 

In this messy, gooey art craft, you’ll learn how to make an Easter pinata filled with candy. Although this activity is quite messy, it encourages children collaboration, visual learning, and hands-on activity.  

Science Articles

Earthquake Science Project  LoveToKnow Fun with Science

In this science experiment, you get to use household items to simulate the forces in an earthquake.

7 Medicines Derived from Deadly Poisons  InfoBarrel 

Many medicines are now extracted from neurotoxins found in incredible creatures. Although much research needs to be done, the future outlook for treatment is promising. 

How Nicotine Dangers your Health  Ezine Article

Explore the hazards of nicotine in your body in ways that are irreversible. Also, you learn about the ways to help you stay healthy around nicotine users. 

Fatty Acids – Precursors for Energy in Hibernation  Ezine Article 

All types of bears use fat as a hibernation method. However, they are not the only ones that use fatty acids to conserve energy as food sources are scarce. 

Foreign Language Articles

Why learning a foreign language is good for your brain?  Raising Bilingual Children, Multilingual Education  

This article provides information about the bilingual benefits when learning a second language. 

Benefits of learning Spanish for career advancement  Omniglot, the encyclopedia of writing systems and languages  

Learning Spanish boosts not only learning but career options. This article entails the advantages to learning another language for business purposes. 

3 fun ways to learn Spanish for kids  Bilinguebabies: Learning Spanish Through Music and Fun  

In learning Spanish, young children have fun the most when they use interactive and engaging methods for learning. 

Los mejores 20 alimentos de España y América Latina (The 20 best foods from Spain and Latin America)  Sazon Boricua  

A Spanish version of the best Hispanic foods you might enjoy when you travel to Spain or Latin American countries. 

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Education Articles

“Augmented Reality Empowers Student Achievement in the Classroom” TechEdge. Issue Three. August 2018. Pg. 12. http://www.tcea.org

Empowering students to succeed in the classroom requires schools to use new cutting-edge technology. Using augmented reality with simple tools encourages students to learn beyond the classroom.

How to Calculate Vmax Lineweaver  Classroom Synonym

The article discusses the steps to calculate the Lineweaver-Burk plot for enzymatic activity. Learn how competitive and noncompetitive inhibition impacts enzyme function. 

Building Leadership Skills During a Study Abroad Program Center for International Education and Study Abroad (CIESA) Organization

Discover the ways to motivate yourself to build leadership skills. A comprehensive study abroad program creates opportunities for you to apply leadership skills to future educational goals.

4 Ways to Use Music to Promote Life Skills in Children Wurrly Ed Blog

Music integration is essential in classrooms to motivate students to foster an appreciation for learning.

How does studying abroad help you for a prospective career? Center for International Education and Study Abroad (CIESA) Organization

Considering a study abroad program offers you many benefits including creating professional skills for a future career. Learn the ways your study abroad program helps you master vital skills for a 21st-century professional career.

Top 10 Language Learning Games for Students of All Ages  TakeLessons Blog

Explore ten options for learning Spanish or other languages digitally or traditionally.

8 Best Tech Tools to Support Bilingual Lessons  Whooo’s Reading the Blog

Learn the best 8 tech tools to learn a foreign language in the classroom.

3 Ways to Ease Grading with Blended Technology   eSchool News 

Blended technology platforms are widely available in the classroom. This article discusses the three most important ways teachers use different mixed techniques to alleviate the grading process. It is particularly useful when students miss assignments or forget to turn in homework.

What’s Next after College?  Eluceo 

Students often don’t know what to do after high school. While there are great options to do during summer break, students learn the online learning choices available. 

How is STEM Education Shaping the Future of our Science Classes?   EdNewsDaily 

STEM Education continues to populate our science classes, needing much educational reform. Not only is change necessary to accommodate the diverse student population, but this article also explores the lack of Latinos in science. 

Can the Common Core Standards Meet the Needs of Special Education? TeachDotCom 

The Common Core Standards (CCS) is not an all fit umbrella for students with learning disabilities. Need for modification of the CCS is essential to embrace students with learning disabilities. 

Aid for Struggling Readers is Helping to Read in the Content Area   VoiceBoks 

Supporting early readers with reading skills entails simple, fun tasks to engage them at a very young age. The tips easily incorporate into everyday life or on the go. 

The Neurolinguistic Advantages of Being Bilingual  Kid World Citizen 

Raising bilingual children offers many benefits. Studies support learning new language increases the neurolinguistic aspects of the human brain. 

A Case for Bilingual Education  Los Tweens: Growing up in a Diverse World 

Bilingual education reform is a hot debate in education policy. Efforts to improve the bilingual education act is necessary for all communities. 

Summer Reading List – 10 Best Books for Kids  Ezine Article 

Discover a list of excellent books to read over the summer with your kids. Summer reading encourages literacy and prevents summer boredom. 

Science for Kids – How to Collect Data in an Experiment   Ezine Article 

Organizing science experiments is not an easy task for many students. This article shows you the simple steps to put together a science experiment from start to finish in no time.