No disrespect intended:
I suppose that I've been spending too much time covering the American Revolution.
Anyway, welcome to the Union....
Politics aside, evaluating the results of the 2012 election is a valuable activity. It gives students practice reading charts and data....
You just need to give them more
practice identifying the narrator's view point in
a variety of texts.
Check these out: point of view.
I think that the textbook certainly has its place in the classroom, but there are so many resources right at your fingertips that would have been...
I love this book.
Students (or most readers for that matter)
seldom realize how truly wonderful this story is.
The allegorical elements...
Check out these reading worksheets.
This is a good place to start.
Sometimes I sing them a song,
usually, "Happy Birthday."
Well, I made them for my 7th and 8th grade
but I suppose they'd be appropriate
for grades 6 and up,
and possibly younger if your...
Thank you kindly.
I intend to add a bunch more over the summer.
How about having students
build blogs or websites?
I like blogger.com
and Google Sites.
Google Sites lets you build wikis too.
Make phone calls to parents.
Communicate with people respectfully.
Conduct yourself in a professional manner,
and most people will reciprocate....
If the parent has the time
and the required knowledge/resources,
I believe that home schooling can be
superior to public schooling....
Still looking for project ideas?
Here's a helpful list of 62 school project ideas.
I worked at a charter school.
The hours were grueling and the environment
was always tumultuous, as though there were
going to be some kind...
- how report cards are made (eg handwritten) ?
I think most districts now use computer generated report cards.
- how often they are made ?...
There are only three ways to
address behavioral problems
of which I am aware:
1. With the students
2. With the parents
3. With the...
1.If you have an interdisciplinary team at your school, what is your opinion of it?
I believe departmentalizing middle school is far superior...
Stop giving them treats.
They don't deserve them
and they won't appreciate them.
I don't see a problem with doing this.
You could always add an individual comment
if a situation calls for it.
Ask her how she would respond
if a student personally insulted her.
It's a good way to measure
her professionalism and emotional
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