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We’re excited to share these stories, tips and updates from Letters to a Pre-Scientist community members!

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Johanna Parker

Happy New Year!

It’s hard to believe that we’re already at the half way point of this school year. Students came back on January 5th and we’ve hit

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Lucy Madden

Holiday Letters Are On Their Way!

Students at KIPP Academy of Opportunity in South Central Los Angeles had a blast during Letter Opening Day #2 this past Tuesday! The smiling faces

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Kate Mullen

Take two for 6th grade!

This year, my 6th grade students have a unique opportunity. My students participated in the letters to a pre-scientist program while they were in 5th

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Johanna Parker

Letter Opening Day #1 of 2014!

We opened our first letters from our pen pals yesterday! Letters were sitting in bins on my desk for a few weeks as we waited

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Carly Goldberg

Changing the STEM Field

This year, our scholars started learning about the STEM field.  We first learned what it stands for: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.  We then learned

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Johanna Parker

Adventures in 5th grade science

One of my big goals going into my 2nd year of teaching was to include more problem based learning, labs, and projects in the classroom.

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Johanna Parker

Letter Opening Day #2

It just so happened that all the letters came in right before our winter break, so we spend our last few days of school opening