That’s All Folks!

So today was my last day in the classroom for this semester. It really was amazing to see how quickly this went! The next time we will be in the classroom is March 20- it seems like a long time away but I’m sure that it will creep up on us very quickly. I have…

Museum Vist

It’s always an exciting time visiting the museum. This was our second visit this semester and I have gone countless times before this both with my family as well as on field trips in elementary school. This was my first time, however, looking at the museum from the lens of a teacher and looking at…

Day Seven

Going into today’s lesson I was feeling perhaps the most nervous that I have felt since I taught my first lesson. I was teaching a lesson that I had never done myself or seen done and for that reason, I did not know what to expect. I had everything prepared and felt like I knew…

Day Six

So today was another exciting adventure in the classroom. Today also happened to be the most challenging day that I have experienced. Not that anything went wrong- just that the students didn’t seem to want to be at school today from the moment they walked in. Health was the focus of my lesson today and I was quite happy…

Day Five

Today was probably the most unique day in the field I have had so far. I knew going into today that it was going to be unique and it definitely was. This was a short week for the students as well as the staff with today being the students last day due to Remembrance Day being on…

Classroom Management

Classroom management is a complex topic and one that is always evolving. In recent years there has been an increase of technology as a classroom management tool and as a way to monitor student behaviors. I think Classroom Dojo has a spot in the classroom, however it needs to be used carefully. I do see…

Laura Budd’s Presentation

Laura’s presentation was an incredibly inspirational presentation. She was very open an honest about a very personal and complex topic. This is an area where I have very little knowledge and so it was very good for me to be able to learn and grow from this presentation. I really liked how she talked about…