Here at Elemental Science our mission is to help you teach science at home! One of the ways we do that is through our podcast, The Tips for Homeschool Science Show.
In season 7 of the podcast, we shared 7 episodes packed with "how-to" tips. We wanted to put them all in one, easy-to-access place, which is exactly what we are doing with this post!
Let's dig in...
So you have been doing hands-on science activities and your kiddos are having a blast! And you know that these will become a part of your weekly routine, but how do you keep a record of the science they are learning is behind those activities?
Simple – you have them write it up.
And in this podcast, we are broke down what this should look like through the ages.
Listen to this episode - https://elementalscience.com/blogs/podcast/93
Should you demonstrate or experiment for hands-on science? And how do you know the difference?
In this podcast, we are going to take a look at these two types of hands-on scientific tests and when you should use them.
Listen to this episode - https://elementalscience.com/blogs/podcast/94
We never intended to work from home and homeschool, but that's exactly what we have been doing for almost 15 years.
And in that time, we have learned a few tricks to get done what needs to be done, which we shared in this podcast!
Listen to this episode - https://elementalscience.com/blogs/podcast/95
Lapbook or notebook? Notebook or lapbook?
How do you choose between the two? In this podcast, you are going to learn how to do just that!
Listen to this episode - https://elementalscience.com/blogs/podcast/96
Do you struggle with the idea that science is boring?
It doesn't have to be! In this podcast, we'll be chatting about three ways you can make science fun and exciting.
Listen to this episode - https://elementalscience.com/blogs/podcast/97
If you have been listening to the Tips for Homeschool Science podcast for any length of time, you know how important hands-on science is. But we also live in reality and we understand that there are times when skipping an experiment is an unavoidable reality.
In this podcast, we shared what to do when you find yourself in that rare situation.
Listen to this episode - https://elementalscience.com/blogs/podcast/98
In March, we shared a Zoom session with a charter school that we thought you all would enjoy listening in on. It's all about how to teach science at home!
Listen to this episode - https://elementalscience.com/blogs/podcast/99
You might also want to listen to the Q & A part of this session in episode 100.
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