This is the Elementary Science Update for May 2016 shared at the Instructional Leadership Team meetings. Topics include 1) 5th Grade Science EOG Support, 2) Discovery Education TechBook Summer PD, 3) PreK-5 Summer Science Institute, 4) 2016-2017 SITE K-5 Science Leadership Cohort, and 5) Contests and Competitions.

This is an Update for Elementary Science in CMS for 2016-2017.

Questions about the Elementary Science Curriculum?
These teachers can help you!

This is the 2016-2017 Help Sheet for Elementary Science.


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"Join this Wiki" (from Instructional Technology)
To create a new account with this Wiki, you will need a username, password, and CMS email address. For consistency, all CMS Wiki account usernames will consist of the first part of your CMS email address, substituting an _ for the . in the email address. For example, would use fred_sanford as the username. Any account requests not following this format will have the username changed to meet the naming standards. Your password can be any password you choose, with a minimum 6 character password. Your email address should be your CMS email address. Any username requests not using a CMS email will be automatically declined without contact.

Benefits of joining:
  • share resources with other teachers
  • collaborate with other teachers in the discussion forum

How to get notices when the Wiki is updated:

*You must be a member of this wiki to get email notifications any time something is added to the wiki. If you are not a member, follow the directions above before proceeding further.

Why would I want to monitor changes?

You will get an email anytime something is added/changed on the wiki. That way, you don’t have to go back and check the wiki – instead you just get an email with a link to what has been added/changed.

1. First you must confirm your email

a. Go to “My Account” at the top right hand of the page

b. Make sure the “settings” tab is open when you get to your account page

c. Click on “confirm email”

d. Log out of the wiki

e. Check your email for a link to confirm and follow the directions

2. To set-up pages to monitor follow the steps below:

a. Log onto the wiki

b. Go to “My Account” at the top right hand of the page

c. Click on the “dashboard” tab when you get to your account page

d. Scroll down and click “see everything you are monitoring”

e. On this page, you can choose specific pages to monitor, or choose to monitor the entire site :)