Sometimes kids just want to do something that is fun. Meanwhile, I want fun and meaningful.
Archive for August, 2019
I share these ideas twice a year. At the beginning of the school year, and the beginning of the year. I’ve made some changes to my list.
Some suggestions for the new year:
- treat all students fairly, regardless of race, gender, age, behavior, a parent’s nasty attitude, the comments from last year’s teachers, or a seemingly lack of interest in learning
- to realize that all children can learn, but not always at the same pace.
- stop using sarcasm as a disciplinary tool, no matter how effective it may seem. READ MORE…
I don´t remember if I saw it in an email or on Twitter, but the Postcard Exchange project caught my eye. It was sponsored by @techTOSAGina. This was her first one, as a matter of fact. Each teacher would be responsible for sending out 50 postcards to all the other classes on the list.
Sounded like an interesting way to teach Geography. READ MORE …
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