Poetry and Science

Poetry and Science

Utilizing the Tools of Poetry for Science Inquiry by Jim Martin CLEARING consultant pril is National Poetry Month. Can we celebrate it by using poetry to facilitate teaching science as inquiry? What does the flow of thoughts, images of relationships, grammar and...
Connecting Art and Science

Connecting Art and Science

Making Science Engaging at Camp Connecting art and science helps students find STEM classes more engaging and enjoyable By Elli Korthuis   is a youth development organization that focuses on helping members, ages 5-19 years, grow as individuals through their...
Art and the Environment

Art and the Environment

Getting to the HeART of Teaching Marine Conservation by Kerry Hynes “I don’t understand.  This is too hard. Why are we learning this?”  These are just a few of the phrases that I hear in my classroom that force me to stop, take a deep breath, and remind myself that,...
Eco-Art: How to Flow Upstream

Eco-Art: How to Flow Upstream

By Shimshon Obadia hirty-one degrees Celsius and the air is dry to the touch in downtown Kelowna, BC. I whip my bicycle down the shoulder of Pandosy Street where the bike lane would be until I hit K.L.O. Road where I connect to the actual bike lane embedded in the...