Wendy Gonsalves

Wendy GonsalvesWendy Gonsalves’ 8 years of teaching third and fourth graders really pays off as she uses her proficiency with scientific practices to support her students as they design and conduct investigations on topics that directly affect their lives. She is equally concerned with development of student content knowledge and thinking and uses scientific inquiry to foster these skills.

She earned her BBA degree in Hotel Management and BA degree in Elementary Education.

Her teaching experience includes teaching all subjects to Grades 3 and 4.

Ms. Gonsalves coauthored a presentation at the 2008 National Science Teachers Association’s National Conference on Science Education held in Boston, MA in 2008.

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View video featuring Chapter 4 author Wendy Gonsalves’s third grade students reflecting on their use of the RIP® to learn science and other standards-based content.