Starting a Grade 2/3 Class as a Substitute

Congrats! You got an LTO for a month in a 2/3 classroom.  I am going to offer some feedback based on the dozens of different 2/3 classes I have taught in. These are some of the best ideas from the classes I have seen so far. 2/3s are very rule and routine oriented. You have a great opportunity to use the month to set up these procedures and develop a […]

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The Case for Saving Desktops in Schools

For an assignment in one of my courses, I was required to design my ideal classroom. I have included a description below: This learning environment is designed to maximize student learning when a variety of learning styles and preferences are present. Social students can sit with others, while more independent students have their own space. The café aspect is best for discussions. The kidney table can be used for assistance […]

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