I currently teach IB Bio, IB ESS, and HS Bio/ESS
.I love teaching teenagers!
Teaching in the Netherlands
Biodiversity of Rotterdam's canals
These spiders are all over Rotterdam and they build fantastic webs that capture dew and glisten with light.
During winter months we arrive at school in the dark. At about 8 o'clock in the morning this is the view.
Debating habitats and adaptations
Assembling an internal assessment paper to gain deeper understanding of the required components
Students building a green wall for a roof space at our school.
Students building mug racks for the staff lounge in order to reduce plastic waste at the school Part of our Going Green initiative. Linked to CAS.
Teaching elementary students about tests for starch
Students can handle the atoms to create molecures and see how atoms are rearranged in photosynthesis and respiration.
There is one lab for 5 science teachers with multiple classes each. I found an old, awkward cart and made myself a portable lab so I could carry on a regular lab regiment in my classroom.
Students predicting the outcome of an upcoming experiment.