Claire Mainey
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After the biochemistry unit, it’s pretty traditional to teach about cells next. During my first year, I struggled teaching this unit, because it feels so full of details with seemingly very little connection to each other. There is nothing worse than standing in front of a class and listing the organelle names and their …

My students turned my whole classroom into a giant cell! Each group of students built an organelle (with a rough scale model in relation to the size of the classroom) and presented them to the class. I love this because it helps students really connect

Excellent resource for teachers using INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOKS !!! This product will help students compare and contrast the characteristics of a plant cell and an animal cell (grades 5-6).

Excellent resource for teachers using INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOKS ! This product will help students compare and contrast the characteristics of a plant cell and an animal cell (grades

Homeworkopoly....how hard would this be to make?

Homeworkopoly Classroom game-neat idea is a great way to get homework incentives and completion. It is not to elementary and still provides students with a few get out of jail free cards for those times when life just happens.

Edible Animal Cell made from a Cantaloupe, Strawberries, Grapes, Raspberries, Nerds, Gummy Worms, Big League Chew and Fruit Roll-up

Edible Animal Cell made from a Cantaloupe, Strawberries, Grapes, Raspberries, Nerds, Gummy Worms, Big League Chew and Fruit Roll-up

Shrink Dink Cell Model Science Project - This is such a fun, hands on science kids activity! Includes free printable cell template.

Use this for Germs Alive when boys design their own germ. Shrink Dink Cell Model Science Project - This is such a fun, hands on science kids activity!