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

Students standing behind a fence. On the other side of the fence is a field of cattails.
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Outside the walls of a classroom

Throughout the year, we ask each of the teachers hosting Letters to a Pre-Scientist in their classroom to share a bit about their science classroom.

Lizard in a cage, perched on a stick.
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Sixth grade science

Throughout the year, we take a peek into the classrooms hosting Letters to a Pre-Scientist. In this post, Ms. Farmer shares the excitement of her

Two girls on either side of a desk reading a letter.
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A peek into letter opening day

Throughout the year, each of the teachers hosting Letters to a Pre-Scientist is asked to write a blog post about their science classroom. In this post,

Map of the world with pinpoints showing the location of the LPS team, pen pals, and participating classrooms.
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Where in the world is LPS this year?

With the Letters to a Pre-Scientist network growing every year, it’s exciting to see where our pre-scientists and scientists are coming from! This year, we

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LPS recognized by Nature Research award!

The Letters to a Pre-Scientist team is thrilled to announce that we were longlisted for the Nature Research Innovating Science Award! This prestigious award recognizes

Two students setting up a paper and marble diagram of the solar system.
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Astronomy Education

This edition of a teacher blog post is courtesy of Calypso Harmon’s 8th grade science classroom in California, and how she incorporated hands-on learning during her students’