Pat D.'s Profile

Pat D.
Classroom teacher
Falcon Creek Middle School
Aurora, United States
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My Grades 6
My Subjects Science

About Me

I have been teaching middle school science for over 30 years.  I have just begun my 35th year of teaching and loving every minute of my new classes and new students.  Having taught in Texas for 20 years, I moved to Colorado 15 years ago.  Teaching is all that I ever wanted to do in life even though I did change my plans about what I would teach.  Middle school students are fun and excited about learning science which makes my classroom very active.  

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MS Science
13 items
May 13, 2014

My Reviews

Nutrition Data
Quick, accessible nutrition data!
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December 26, 2014
Solve the Outbreak
Increases critical thinking and problem solving
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December 26, 2014
Vyclone
Great opportunity for collaboration!
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December 26, 2014
Evernote
Love it and use it!
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December 26, 2014
SimpleRockets
Great way to use physics in an astronomy unit.
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December 26, 2014
Remember The Milk
Great organizer for my tablet.
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December 8, 2014
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My Lesson Plans

Renewable vs. Nonrenewable Energy
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Science
Grade 6
5 steps
May 13, 2014

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My Blog Posts

NGSS = Now Get Students Sold on Science
posted on September 21, 2015
How one teacher's classroom was transformed by the NGSS science and engineering practices.

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