This week was an exciting week as there was a field trip happening that day! I was super excited to see how field trips ran at the school and how hard it is to manage. We got to take our class to the Riddell centre to see the Youth Ballet Company and the whole class… Continue reading Week 6! The Ballet!
This week I was able to teach a science lesson, and I was a little bit nervous for this lesson. I taught a lesson on animals. I brainstormed with the students different animals, and their body parts and what they are used for. I then went through a book with pictures and images for the… Continue reading Science Lesson! Week 5
On Wednesday I taught my first lesson all by myself! I was very nervous to say the least.. Overall I felt like the lesson went pretty good. After having my post-conference I saw areas I could improve on such as giving more examples and further explanation. For my first lesson I did a lesson on… Continue reading My First Solo Lesson!
On Wednesday I had my second day in the field, and this time I got to co-teach a lesson. For the first time ever teaching a lesson to real students I thought it went alright. At times it felt like a bit of a gong show, because every child will react to doing role-play differently.… Continue reading First Lesson!
Today was exciting, to finally get to head out to our placements, and see the classrooms which we were assigned. There was a lot over nerves and excitement but overall it was a great day. I was placed in a split 2/3 class. The classroom layout is much different than I have ever experienced, and… Continue reading First Day in the Field!
Unfortunately I was unable to attend Treaty Ed Camp this weekend, due to work. I thought I would share my thoughts about the two workshop days we had last week. I learnt so much by listening to the elders and their stories. I am so incredibly grateful they were able to share their wisdom and… Continue reading Learning, growing, reflecting..
I am super excited about this semester, and excited to be in the classroom soon. I am still trying to improve on my blogging skills, and making my blog look nicer. I also am still trying to figure out this category thing, so hopefully this works. Here's to an awesome semester!