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Alicia Ivory

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Alicia Ivory is a senior copywriter at HMH and has worked as a content writer and copywriter for 9 years. Previously, she worked as a copywriter and content writer for a range of companies and brands. In her spare time, she loves volunteering with non-profit organizations that promote underrepresented authors' and writers' voices. Alicia holds a bachelor's degree in English.

 
Science Formative Assessment: Assessing with Purpose

Dynamic science formative assessment engages students and promotes their thinking; additionally, it informs instruction for educators.

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WF1870928 Shaped 2023 Blog Post Winter Science Experiments Hero 2

Brr, it’s cold outside! Use these fun winter science experiments and activities to teach students about the science behind common winter themes.

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Differentiation in Science hero

This article delves into the question, “What is differentiation in science?” Plus, discover differentiated instruction examples and strategies for the science classroom.

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Inquiry Based Learning in Science Hero

What is inquiry-based learning in science, and why is it important? Read more about the effectiveness of this teaching and learning approach.

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Learning by doing the importance of hands on science hero

Learn more about the importance of learning by doing science through hands-on science activities. Plus, access engaging lessons to use in your classroom.

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What Is Inquiry-Based Learning in Social Studies

What is inquiry-based learning in social studies? Learn more about inquiry-based learning and its benefits for students.

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Celebrate Juneteenth in the classroom. Explore Juneteenth activities and lesson plans for elementary, middle school, and high school students.

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Summer Science Experiments and Activities Hero

Keep the learning going throughout summer break with these 8 fun summer science experiments and activities.

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Honor our home planet with these 9 Earth Day activities and games for elementary students.

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Women's History Month Books for Students HERO

Use these 13 Women’s History Month books for elementary students and activities to teach about women’s contributions to history.

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9 Black History Month Science Activities and Experiments

Use these Black History Month science activities and experiments to teach students about notable scientists and inventors.

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Groundhog Day Activities for Elementary Students Hero

Try these fun 2024 Groundhog Day activities for elementary students in your classroom.

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Formative Assessment for Social Studies

Choose the formative assessments for social studies that work best for your classroom to improve student learning.

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2024 international literacy day activities for all ages hero

Get students reading, writing, and learning more about the importance of literacy with these 2024 International Literacy Day activities.

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First-Day-of-School Get-to-Know-You Activities

Try these back-to-school getting-to-know-you activities to help students discover more about their classmates on the first day of class.

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Have your students use our free Venn diagram graphic organizer template to organize their ideas.

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Classroom jobs for elementary students hero

Discover why classroom jobs for elementary students are a win-win for teachers and students.

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Importance of differentiated instruction hero

Find out the answer to the question, “Why is differentiated instruction important?” Plus, receive tips on differentiation from an educator.

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