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Reflecting Rainbows

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This activity provides instructions for reflecting the visible light spectrum off the surface of a CD onto paper or a wall.



Decorate Your Wall with Rainbows

Decorate your walls with rainbows   Explore the behavior of light waves using a compact disc to reflect the visible light spectrum onto paper or a wall.

Reflecting on Reflection

Tip: Reflecting on teaching practice helps teachers determine if what they are doing is working and what needs to be changed. Professional development can be a personal learning experience even if the teacher is part of a large group. Questions the teacher can ask in every learning experience: Is this strategy

Summer Reflections

Tip: Think of summer as a time to catch up and reflect on your work. Reflection is important if you want to improve your own teaching practice. Look back over the past year to review how the year went, what happened, and what was learned. Use this information to predict what will happen with future projects.

Summer - the Time to Reflect

Tip: During the school year, we have little time to reflect on our work. Reflection is a necessary activity if we are to improve our practice. As professional developers, we need to take time to look back at how the year went, what happened, what we learned, and use this information to predict what will happen in

Personal Reflective Journals

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At Switzerland Point Middle School Marian Campbell, Linda Markhum, and Della Thompson are the laptop classroom grant team members. These three teachers represent the science, social studies, and language art disciplines respectively. We’ll focus on Marian Campbell, who wrote the grant to incorporate technology in