|Pittsburgh Public Schools Science Homework Calendars|
The Pittsburgh Public Schools implemented hands-on science for grades K5 in 1994. To enhance the program and address concerns about opportunities for homework, a group of dedicated educators, led by Jim Simeone, Pittsburgh District Science Specialist, created the Science Homework Calendars.
"We realized the importance of homeworkthat it provides an opportunity for students to practice and reinforce science skills and knowledge outside the classroom," notes Simeone.
The Pittsburgh Public Schools Science Homework Calendars provide additional benefits, such as: