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Posts Made By: cindyjink
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 09-26-2010, 06:18 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By cindyjink
I too teach at a private school

and nothing like this has ever happened. I love the freedom I have in a private school. Is there a higher authority you can talk to above the principal. This seems very invasive. We use abeka math...
Board: First Grade 09-20-2010, 05:52 PM
Replies: 22
 
Posted By cindyjink
I also use

some of the songs - but I usually have them draw something by their name after they have written it - like a star, a spider, a football, favorite fruit, etc... if I forget they remind me and ask...
Board: First Grade 06-30-2010, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By cindyjink
Principal interview questions

I have a chance to be on our new principal search committee. Anyone out there have some good questions I should ask potential candidates. I teach 1st in a med sized private school.
Board: First Grade 06-30-2010, 08:09 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By cindyjink
Our social studies curriculum is through "Core...

Our social studies curriculum is through "Core Knowledge". It is awesome - all our teachers love it.
Board: ARCHIVE 05-12-2009, 06:29 AM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By cindyjink
We sing

a version of "He's got the Whole World in His Hands"
We sing
We've got the whole globe in our hands
We've got the whole globe in our hands
We've go the whole globe in our hands
We've got the...
Board: ARCHIVE 04-29-2009, 10:13 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By cindyjink
We use white trash bags

I cut out a slit for the head & arms. We have a cute helmet pattern we make out of tag board. They look cute.
Board: ARCHIVE 04-14-2009, 06:36 AM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By cindyjink
I am the only first grade teacher

in a small private school. Every year I have retained a student. I wish there was another teacher for them to go to, but so far everytime it has worked out beautifully. I know the expectations of the...
Board: ARCHIVE 03-23-2009, 12:49 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By cindyjink
Core knowledge

We use the Core Knowledge Curriculum for Science & Social Studies. It is awesome. We are currently on the American Revolution. We cover habitats, enviornment, maps & globes, our body, space, ancient...
Board: ARCHIVE 03-23-2009, 12:41 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By cindyjink
South America

We just had our Spring Break and I went to visit my daughter who is doing a study abroad semester in Uraguay. We also went to Brazil. Very fun!
Board: ARCHIVE 02-20-2009, 05:49 AM
Replies: 35
 
Posted By cindyjink
What Math Curriculum do you use?

Hey All you super teachers out there- Our school is looking to adopt a new math curriculum for K-2. What have you used ? liked? not liked?
We have used Abecca, Excel & most recently - EDUSS (a...
Board: ARCHIVE 01-30-2008, 10:49 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By cindyjink
We make huge deal out of Ground Hog Day

I cover the windows with black paper - then I cover the entrance to the door with brown paper and cut out an opening so we have to crawl through it - It says "Burrow Sweet Burrow". We wear Ground Hog...
Board: ARCHIVE 12-05-2007, 07:18 AM
Replies: 20
 
Posted By cindyjink
Me Too!

Thanks in advance
cindy.jinkerson@acs.acu.edu
Board: ARCHIVE 04-24-2007, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By cindyjink
Math Curriculum?

We are currently trying to find a new math curriculum to adopt for our entire elementary. Any suggestions? We currently use Abecca, but feel it is too easy and doesn't have enough higher level...
Board: ARCHIVE 04-24-2007, 10:19 AM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By cindyjink
Yellow

My family and I spent a week painting my room over the summer. I painted three walls a bright yellow. Everyone said it was too bright, but after everything went back up on the walls it is awesome. It...
Board: ARCHIVE 03-07-2007, 08:53 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By cindyjink
Space Art

During our Space Unit, I give each student several stars (10ish)(I like to find glow in the dark ones, but sometimes I have to use the foil type).
I give them a sheet of black paper. They arrange...
Board: ARCHIVE 02-27-2007, 01:42 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By cindyjink
Free Time

My students always have the possibility of free time whenever they finish morning work, handwriting or certain seatwork. This is usually a variety of center type options. They can play certain games...
Board: ARCHIVE 02-27-2007, 01:32 PM
Replies: 39
 
Posted By cindyjink
I have 17

I can't even imagine 30 first graders. With high and low kids I certainly struggle to get everything in! You need combat pay!
Board: ARCHIVE 02-06-2007, 10:42 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By cindyjink
missing addends

Surprisingly, this is one of the first concepts taught in my 1st grade math book. Counters are a must! I have to model, model, model. We learn to look at the answer to find how many counters we...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-08-2006, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By cindyjink
The Legend of the Candy Cane

I also teach at a Christian school. When we have chapel during the Christmas season, we read the book - "The Legend of the Candy Cane"
We use an overhead and put up pictures from the story. You can...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-02-2006, 05:57 AM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By cindyjink
Haven't Forgotten

Hylin, I haven't forgotten you. I can't seem to e-mail you. Could you e-mail me so I can reply. My e-mail is... cindy.jinkerson@acs.acu.edu
Sorry about that.
Cindy
Board: ARCHIVE 11-01-2006, 01:55 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By cindyjink
1st Grades

We don't give any grades the 1st six weeks. We have a conference at the end of that grading period. Then we give letter grades for spelling, math, reading & language. All other subjects get...
Board: ARCHIVE 10-25-2006, 11:43 AM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By cindyjink
Morning work

My class comes in between 8:00-8:30
We start journal writing as soon as we come in. We illustrate what we wrote about. By now, I usually have a handwriting activity for them to work on reviewing...
Board: ARCHIVE 10-23-2006, 11:52 AM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By cindyjink
Core Knowledge

I teach Core Knowledge at a Christian School. I taught 13 years in Public before coming here. I LOVE Core Knowledge. I know it sounds like heavy stuff, but my kids eat it up. We do the Pearson books...
Board: ARCHIVE 09-12-2006, 12:59 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By cindyjink
Saxon Phonics

This is my 4th year teaching Saxon Phonics to 1st graders. I thought I was going to hate it & it was over whelming at first. But you have to make it your own. You have to think of ways to make it...
Board: ARCHIVE 09-10-2006, 03:15 PM
Replies: 20
 
Posted By cindyjink
Spies

I teach 1st grade and I like to mix it up. At the beginning of the year we are "Spies". We try to go down the hall so quietly no one even looks at us. We tip toe past doorways and duck under windows....



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