Category Archives: Science

This to That – Gluing Stuff Together

Well, things are in full momentum by now so I thought I’d start sending a few things on The Teacher List. Thanks for hanging around!

I found this while researching how to repair a rubber-to-metal part on my truck and realized it will be handy for my Design Studies classes. Simply pick a category of This, then a category of That – and this handy search engine will guide you to the best adhesive product. This is excellent for STEAM classes, Science, Construction and Art classes as well.

The URL: http://www.thistothat.com/

Solar Eclipse Projector

My friend, Kim Hula-Hetu, shared this resource in preparation for this summer’s solar eclipse – on Monday August 21, 2017. As a last post of the year, have a look at how best to make this project – a pinhole projector, that will allow you and your family to safely view the event.

The URL: https://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/make-pinhole-projector.html

Thanks to everyone for your continued interest, suggestions and support. That’s it for another school year – and the 19th year for The Teacher List. Have a great summer break and we’ll catch up in the fall.
-Pete

STEAM

steamI started hearing about STEAM this fall and was delighted to realize that the ‘A’ was intentional. Science – Technology – Engineering – Arts – Math… Sounds like a good collaboration to author and scientist Adam Ruben, who explores the addition of Arts to a previously exclusive club. Thanks to Gary McFarlane for retweeting this article.

The URL: http://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2016/10/full-steam-ahead