Welcome to this Lesson!
summarizing current science news that has been reported on Science Times
This lesson was created by Nevada teacher
Nick Nemsgern while attending the NNWP's
I-Pod's Across the Curriculum Workshop.
This writing prompt inspired by
the Science Times podcasts.
Click here to subscribe to any of the
New York Times podcasts.
Three-Sentence Overview of this Lesson:
Students will listen to podcasts to learn about and share science ideas that are currently in the news. By organizing and summarizing science thoughts, students will be able to effectively share the main ideas of the Podcasts with others. Students will accumulate a “Science - Current Event Portfolio” throughout the year, with their summations of monthly Podcasts. Teachers: Click here to see the entire lesson plan.