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Posts Made By: golden_rule
Board: Sixth Grade 11-14-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By golden_rule
When do I give projects? CHOICE MENUS

So I have a lot of great ideas for CHOICE MENUS for my 6th Grade Social Studies class. However my issue is, when do I give these assignments?

For example, we are starting our unit of Ancient...
Board: Middle School/Jr High (6-8) 10-15-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By golden_rule
Timeline Activity - BC/AD

I need advice on an activity I need to do to help by students understand how do historians measure time?

I am starting my unit on Early Humans and Ancient Civilization for my 6th graders and I...
Board: Middle School/Jr High (6-8) 10-03-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By golden_rule
I agree with you, but it is everyday I have an...

I agree with you, but it is everyday I have an issue with her and she is trying relentlessly to distract others. I tried talking with her, but she gives more stank attitude. I understand as a...
Board: Middle School/Jr High (6-8) 10-02-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By golden_rule
One Student Has Ruined The Honeymoon Stage For Me

:mad:

In a nutshell, I hate the b****. 6th grader acting like she a diva. She got attitude for days and she does not do any work. Today I lost my cool with her and sent her out the classroom. ...
Board: Classroom Management 10-02-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By golden_rule
My "Honors" class is being taken away from me!!!

I am livid. Because of our out of control special ed population, we have to add another special ed class and they have decided to break up the "honors" class (which is also my homeroom) and divide...
Board: The VENT 10-02-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 51
 
Posted By golden_rule
I've had 34 in a 7th grade Social Studies class...

I've had 34 in a 7th grade Social Studies class last year. Half had IEP's and 75% of those IEP's where ELL's.
Board: The VENT 08-30-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By golden_rule
I agree that doing a new lesson everyday is not...

I agree that doing a new lesson everyday is not wise and it would be time consuming and impossible in 40 minutes. I suppose I worry because without strict routines (especially a proper opening and...
Board: The VENT 08-30-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By golden_rule
Partly due to classroom management, my first year...

Partly due to classroom management, my first year of teaching was hell on Earth, now I have these routines because I don't allow my students to get out of hand at all.



I work in an inner...
Board: The VENT 08-29-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By golden_rule
Teaching 6th grade Social Studies in 40 Minutes

I find this to be nearly impossible, but my administration thinks it is feasible. Does anyone have any advice on how to tackle this issue. I feel that it is not enough time to do the Do Now,...
Board: The VENT 08-29-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By golden_rule
Old vs. New nyc doe social studies 6 curriculum

This post is for any social studies teacher who teachers 6th grade within the NYC DOE.

I will be teaching 6th grade for the first time (I have taught 7th & 8th). Last year, the DOE rolled out a...
Board: Sixth Grade 08-18-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By golden_rule
Thank You for the advice! I agree that being...

Thank You for the advice! I agree that being thorough and modeling for students. I figure I will spend the first several weeks doing so in order to get them into a routine.
Board: Sixth Grade 07-28-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By golden_rule
First Time Teaching Sixth Grade In 6 - 8 School

So I am a founding History/Social Studies teacher at a middle school in Queens, NY. Most of the founding teachers have only taught 7th and 8th graders including myself. Since I will be teaching...
Board: The VENT 07-12-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 40
 
Posted By golden_rule
The Copy Room Nazis!!!

To add to my misery as a first year teacher, I was not allowed to make my own copies. My school has 900 students from grades K-8 and about 100 staff. We were only allowed to make four copies a day....
Board: The VENT 07-11-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By golden_rule
They don't expect me to use the smart board, but...

They don't expect me to use the smart board, but if I do, I have to use my own computer.
Board: The VENT 07-10-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By golden_rule
Thanks so much! All of this is very helpful!

Thanks so much! All of this is very helpful!
Board: The VENT 07-10-2015, 02:20 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By golden_rule
20 Minute Demo! What to do! 7th Grade Social Studies

Although I am already employed, I "was" in the process of looking for a new position. I did 7 interviews (2 via phone) and 4 demos (1 video) and all 45 minutes between May 15th and June 15th. It...
Board: Middle School/Jr High (6-8) 07-08-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By golden_rule
Very True Indeed...

...I struggled with planning for my students especially with administration wanting me to turn water into wine. I want to make my history/social studies classes cultural relevant. My students did...
Board: Middle School/Jr High (6-8) 07-08-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By golden_rule
Middle School Native American Unit

I am struggling with putting together a unit plan on Native North Americans for the beginning of the school year. I want to start with the theory of human migration (Bering) and then spend a day or...
Board: The VENT 07-08-2015, 04:10 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By golden_rule
6th and 7th grade social studies courses

6th Grade is "The Eastern Hemisphere"
7th Grade is U.S./N.Y. History to 1865
8th Grade is U.S./N.Y. History since 1865

7th Grade I am okay with. I am a wizard at the content, but sometime...
Board: The VENT 07-07-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By golden_rule
Going on Year 2, Feeling Anxious/Scared

My first year of teaching was pure hell!

After a couple of weeks, I wanted to quit.

After a couple of months, I was burnt out.

After a couple of marking periods, I was frustrated with lack...
Board: The VENT 03-02-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By golden_rule
I want to tell my awful students the awful truth...

...that they have no chance of truly succeeding in the world.

Lord knows some of them will, but I have had it up to here.

I have been cursed as a first year social studies teacher with having...



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