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Emily P.
Classroom teacher
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My Grades 9, 10, 11, 12
My Subjects Math, Science

About Me

Emily is a National Board Certified high school science teacher in Novi, Michigan. She teaches Biology, Genetics, Medical Career Explorations and has previously taught mathematics ranging from Algebra to Calculus. Emily is currently working on aligning her district's K-12 curriculum to the new Next Generation of Science Standards. She is passionate about partnering with community businesses to give kids opportunities to do science and math in meaningful ways. Emily uses her experiences as a classroom teacher and as a parent of two young daughters to inform her reviews for Common Sense Media. She holds two master's degrees -- in educational technology and curriculum & teaching -- and a bachelor's in biology with minors in chemistry and math, all from Michigan State University.

My Collections

Best Tools for Math Fact Fluency
10 items
Sun, 2014-06-01 19:32

My Reviews

Explain Everything Classic
Great App for teachers looking to Flip their classrooms
June 13, 2014
Fun Online STEM Simulations
June 13, 2014
ExploreLearning Gizmos
Fun lab practice without the mess!
June 21, 2013

My Lesson Plans

Student Designed Rabbit Population Lab
Grade 8 - 10
5 steps
June 13, 2014

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My Blog Posts

4 Tips for Choosing the Best NGSS EdTech for Your Students
posted on September 10, 2015
Ensure your classroom resources support this new vision for science education.
Filed under: In the Classroom, Technology Integration, Tools | 0 comments

My Editorial Reviews

Individualized STEM career exploration targets students' values
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated
Collisions: Play Chemistry
Game-based challenges build crucial chemistry concepts
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated
Space by Tinybop
Zoom into our solar system, solve mysteries with open-ended play
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated
littleBits Invent
Top-notch tool empowers kids to invent, build, and control wirelessly
Common Sense Rating 5
Teacher Rating 4
The Yard Games
Short games simplify middle school science ideas
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated
Turn anything with wheels into a handy motion sensor
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated
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