I am now one day into my third day of school and currently feeling like I've been hit by a truck. As some of you may have noticed from the photos of my classroom, I am not teaching in my comfort zone this year, but took on a grade 3 class. It is a departure … Continue reading Hard Days
There's nothing kids love more than talking and writing about themselves! Here's a fun writing activity to get you going at the beginning of the year!
Last week was our last week at the Royal Ontario Museum for the summer. Every year we plan some super cool art activities to complete with our campers and this year they turned out better than ever! All the art was created by campers aged 8-10, aren't they amazing! Kelsey's campers created this amazing 3-D … Continue reading This week in our Classrooms: Art
On the first day of school teachers try to engage their students and get to know them. You are also building your class climate, and it is important to remember what you want that to be.
In the madness of marking, special events and daily teacher life, I forget all those things I wanted to do better and I end up in survival mode.