Science Safety in Elementary Schools
Author(s): Michael T. Vu, MS, Barbara Z. Tharp, MS, and Nancy P. Moreno, PhD.
Good safety habits are critical in any learning environment, especially during inquiry science investigations. This presentation covers key safety concerns and provides tips to help make your science classroom safer. It was originally given to teachers in Houston, Texas, and includes local district and state guidelines. While most of this information is widely applicable, be sure always to follow your local, district, and school safety regulations.
Download Science Safety Scene (activity PDF) for use with this presentation.