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Last updated: December 9, 2013
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K-8 Science Teacher - The Academy, Berkeley
The Science teacher is responsible for teaching all grades
K-8. Class periods range from 30 minute for the younger students
to 50 minutes for the older students. The Academy employs
a variety of sources, tools, and techniques in our hands-on,
inquiry based science program. Primary tools include FOSS
(Full Option Science System) kits from the Lawrence Hall of
Science and Delta Scientific kits.
Sample Topics of study for each grade include:
Kindergarten: Overview of scientific topics
1st Grade: Solids and Liquids, Balance and Motion, Human
2nd Grade: Air and Weather, Simple Machines, Senses
3rd Grade: Plants, Space, Magnetism
4th Grade: Senses, Human Body, Electromagnetism
5th Grade: Water, Chemical Interactions, Light and Color,
6th Grade: Earth Processes, Geologic Time, Oceans, Solar
7th Grade: Chemistry, Physics
8th Grade: Ecology, Genetics, Evolution and Invertebrates,
The Academy holds an annual Science Fair for all grades.
The Science teacher is responsible for the execution of all
parts of the Fair.
The teacher will also be responsible for class level webpages,
report cards, parent conferences, staff meeting attendance,
presentations at school recruitment events, recess duty, and
other responsibilities normally associated with a private
school. We are looking for a team player who can work well
with our K-5 teachers as well as with the departmentalized
teachers for our older students. In our small, highly academic
community we are looking for someone who can work in conjunction
with both parents and administration.
For further details contact: Dana Weld email@example.com
or call (510) 549-0605
Position Closing Date: January 6, 2013