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Archives for April 2015
I typed Death of a Teacher into a Google Search bar. I didn’t know what else to do. I don’t know what I expected to appear. Did I expect the internet to magically help me? Everything was happening so suddenly. One moment I hear that my friend’s husband, a teacher I work with, is in […]
I am lucky to be part of a wonderful team of Specialists. Our school schedule allows our grade level teams to collaborate daily while their kids go to Specials. We have Fitness, Art/Engineering, and Global Investigations as our specials. Sometimes students are referred to Surf Lesson (Intervention) with me during Specials time. Our Global […]
I mentioned in my last post some fifth graders I worked with recently that were struggling to add and subtract mixed numbers. It is no wonder. You have to be able to fluently do all the previous fraction skills to be successful. Typically, I have 2 weeks for an intervention group. Luckily this group […]
I’m excited to join for I’ve learned a lot working as a K-6 Intervention teacher. One of the most powerful lessons I’ve learned is to check assumptions. Teachers refer students to me based on data. They gave their class a quiz or test and the children coming to me need help in a specific area. […]