Milking a Rattlesnake for Research

Our Science Teacher and resident Herpetologist at the Mesa Campus, Mr. Cale Morris, was so popular with his snake videos on TikTok that Buzzfeed did a feature on his work. Check it out! https://youtu.be/d15xsTi5Ei0

By |2021-01-11T16:24:42+00:00January 11th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Milking a Rattlesnake for Research

Animals in the Classroom: An experiment in hands-on learning

A few years ago, I conducted a research experiment with two of my 7th grade science classes at Heritage Academy, Mesa. This experiment was part of an online graduate level course called Research in Science given through the University of Massachusetts, Lowell.  After years of teaching science, I noticed how excited students are when [...]

By |2018-02-28T16:25:08+00:00February 22nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Animals in the Classroom: An experiment in hands-on learning