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Posts Made By: willika13
Board: The VENT 09-21-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 32
Posted By willika13
Accept the Homework

this one time...

Here's a link with more discussion on the topic....of course you can find many links to support both sides of this argument. ...
Board: The VENT 09-19-2016, 03:50 AM
Replies: 97
Posted By willika13

"What gets measured gets done."
Board: Third Grade 09-18-2016, 06:46 AM
Replies: 65
Posted By willika13

I love to teach it because there are so many fun and engaging ways to learn the facts. We sing songs, we do the multiplication Macarena and we play games like around the world and board races. The...
Board: The VENT 09-13-2016, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By willika13
Conscious Discipline

Conscious Discipline may help...Google to find out more and follow their page on Facebook. Also share Mr. President videos with your students (morning meeting) ...he's a great motivator/encourager of...
Board: The VENT 09-09-2016, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Posted By willika13

My students would bring in full-sized bags of Hot Cheetos or chips. I would discuss portions and show them how many servings were in the bag and encourage them to eat just 1 serving. It worked....
Board: BusyBoard 09-04-2016, 06:08 AM
Replies: 5
Posted By willika13
What do you need...

There should be novel sets in the school library or bookroom....unless you're thinking you want to have your own personal copies if so try Scholastic.

I have bought my favorite office supplies to...
Board: The VENT 09-02-2016, 06:46 PM
Replies: 27
Posted By willika13

It all just seems sad: laughing at him, principal wanting him out,'s all very troubling.
Board: The VENT 09-01-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 8
Posted By willika13
Post IT

I had to use a post-it....I put the word "Attendance" on it and then taped it on my laptop to help me remember to take attendance.

I also had a dependable student to remind me daily.
Board: BusyBoard 09-01-2016, 08:17 AM
Replies: 3
Posted By willika13
Brief overview...any questions

5-10 minute overview based on your experience.

Remind teachers that it is not a time to conference...

Each teacher should maybe have a handout or brochure prepared with contact info., class...
Board: The VENT 08-28-2016, 05:54 AM
Replies: 16
Posted By willika13
Open Book...17 years in the field

I'm an open book. I am willing to share everything. I don't feel that anything about teaching is new. Most ideas are recycled or inspired from something or someone.
Board: Third Grade 08-21-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Posted By willika13

Fluency passage and x practice (3 nights)
Correct graded papers (1 night)
Board: Third Grade 08-21-2016, 07:27 PM
Replies: 19
Posted By willika13
Nothing within the class but

The school gives out birthday hats/pencil and there was an announcement on the school news show.
Board: Third Grade 08-21-2016, 07:25 PM
Replies: 10
Posted By willika13
I think you can differentiate the use of logs....

I think you can differentiate the use of logs. Your avid readers don't need them, but you can confer with them weekly to track their reading. Your critical readers may find it rewarding to see/write...
Board: BusyBoard 08-21-2016, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1
Posted By willika13
Class vote

Show them 3 and let them vote on the one you'll use each quarter. Keep it's more about making the connection each day with each kiddo.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 08-05-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 16
Posted By willika13
Survey says...

1. What was the last movie you saw in theaters?

Jurassic World

2. Are there any movies in the theaters right now that you haven't seen that you want to see?

Mission Impossible

3. Do you...
Board: The VENT 08-05-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 11
Posted By willika13
Been there done that...

I had a teacher from another grade level constantly in my room asking me to print, send or give her a variety of resources. I finally asked her to reciprocate the favor and she never asked me for...
Board: The VENT 08-01-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 28
Posted By willika13
My 2 Cents

If you don't want to go, don't go. It's your choice and don't let anyone make you feel guilty.

I think the principal should be welcoming ALL the other words the BBQ should be...
Board: BusyBoard 07-17-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 29
Posted By willika13
All New

I will be transferring to a new school! Basically after I meet my team and find out how they do things, I will adapt to their way of doing things.

I'll continue to:

*Use book boxes for Language...
Board: BusyBoard 07-17-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Posted By willika13

Just read and review..."forced fun" is no fun.
Board: Second Grade 08-15-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 11
Posted By willika13

Yes, we allow a healthy snack and water after lunch. If someone brings in candy or juice, we give them a gentle reminder. Some of the students finish their packed lunch during snack time because they...
Board: BusyBoard 08-03-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 12
Posted By willika13
Bought as many as I wanted

at Office Max! They are always very friendly to teachers. They are giving teachers 20% off for Teacher Appreciation.
Feeling Accomplished!
Board: BusyBoard 08-01-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 22
Posted By willika13
Temporary seating

I'm pretty flexible with seating for the first week or two of school. I place their name plates on the desk without tape. I also observe how things flow on the first day...if parents come in and make...
Board: Second Grade 07-26-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 3
Posted By willika13
A few titles

An author study on Kate DiCamillo books-
Chris Van Allsburg picture books-
E.B. White...Charlotte's Web is a must!
Roald Dahl books
Board: BusyBoard 07-26-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 3
Posted By willika13

I've already reviewed the themes and skills in our basal and I have selected the stories from the basal that I plan to use. I'm going to incorporate the stories/mini-lessons during my workshop time....
Board: The VENT 07-24-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 14
Posted By willika13

I've never been asked for any letters of reference. Generally, the hiring principal ALWAYS calls for the reference and the online applications that most districts utilize send a computer-generated...

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