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Services Provided

We want to thank you for giving us the opportunity to remind you about the advantages of using AMSTI materials and instructional methods. We're confident that AMSTI-AU will help you in your classroom and will be beneficial to your students. In addition to materials support and continuing professional development, we at AMSTI-AU can offer many other services:

  • frogs.jpgDiscussing the specifics of the kits or investigations
  • Assisting with the curriculum alignment and pacing
  • Modeling lessons within the kits or investigations
  • Modeling certain teaching strategies
    • Questioning Techniques
    • Assessment Strategies
    • Cooperative Learning and others
  • Team Teaching (an extra pair of hands during specific lessons)
  • Assisting with the inventory of the kits or setting up of labs
  • Presenting of special AMSTI-AU specialists’ lessons like…
    • GPS Egg Hunt – using a GPS to locate hidden eggs
    • The Great Race – building a K-nex car, racing, calculating speed of car
    • Science Extensions after kits like “Animal Adaptations” to follow Animals 2x2 or “The Energy of Wine” to follow Air and Weather
    • Wind Racer – an exploration of rolling 2 number cubes
    • Various graphing calculator activities like drawing a pumpkin or Christmas Tree
    • The Private Eye – using jewelers loupes to look at objects closely, drawing, writing
    • Seasonal graphing activities played a lot like Battleship
    • What’s in the bank? (dealing with coin recognition and calculating sums of money)

Whatever your need may be, we are willing to meet with you at any time (planning periods, before school, after school, or all day spent with you).  Just give us a call or email us with any needs and dates of when you’d like us to help you.  We look forward to an incredible year.  Thank you for making a difference in the lives of children in Alabama!

Last Updated: 07/09/2018