Fun Facts about Mr. Shenkler

Fun Facts About:         

Mr. Shenkler

Science Teacher: Piscataway High School 2009 - present

Bridgewater-Raritan High School 2007-2009

Franklin High School 2004-2007

Master of Science Education: Rutgers University, 2004

Bachelor of Science: Ceramic Engineering Rutgers University, 1991.

Worked for eight years as a Product and Process Engineer, making fuel cells, superconductors, and dental porcelains.



2 Boys, Ages 22 & 18 

Home Address:  Undisclosed


Cooking and music


Concerts I saw this summer:  Bouncing Souls, the Menzingers, Social Distrotion

Favorite Group of All Time:  Rush!

Favorite Musical Styles: Rock (Classic and Alternative), Jazz, World (Brazil, Africa, Cubaare my favorites…), Classical, Reggae,

Favorite Web Sites:

Scienceman –

Incredibly Stupid Movie Physics –

Fear of Physics! -

Bad Physics –

The Physics of Baseball –

Ultimate Guitar Tabs –

Favorite TV Shows:“Last Week Tonight”, “InkMaster”, “Stranger Things”.


Favorite Movies: “The Godfather”, “Bull Durham”

Favorite Sports Teams:

Baseball: NY Yankees

Football: NY Giants

Hockey: NJ Devils
Favorite Books  

“The Old Man and the Sea” – Ernest Hemingway

“To Kill A Mockingbird” – Harper Lee

“On The Road” – Jack Kerouac

“The Life of Pi” – Yann Martell

“The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists” – Gideon DeFoe


Places I travelled this summer: London and Scotland, New Orleans, Block Island



I hope to learn about some of your favorite things,

and I am looking forward to a great year with you!