Tonight I was reminded of how wonderful teaching really is. I know that may sound corny, but the truth is sometimes I forget why I became a teacher. Don’t get me wrong I love all my students, but sometimes I wonder why I choose this profession when there are so many other choices out there. I always come back to… Read More
Great video to use when teaching poetry!
Star Shine News Shaw Star News (SSN): My students plan, anchor, and film the school newscast daily. My students are given a job daily. · News Anchors Guest Speakers: A local news anchor visited our classroom to give Shaw Star News advice on how to improve their broadcasting skills. Students researched the anchor prior to the visit and had… Read More
Students always love the Owl Pellet Lab! They love digging through the hair and fur to find the skeletons of the prey of the Barn Owl. Today most of the pellets had rodents in them. The students identified the rodents’ big teeth. They were so amazed at how they could really identify the prey. Seeing my students so engaged and… Read More