Timing The time of the whole lesson is 40 minutes. This position gave him visual access to all workstations in the room. When I am given latitude to choose a task within parameters, I often find the task interesting and relevant to my life. I observed a teacher and her students of a second grade elementary school and a teacher and her students aged 18 months to two years old in a daycare environment. Students had to sit up straight in class and track the teacher while she was at the board during whole group instruction. Your teacher seems really happy and laid back — that must create a very comforting and inviting classroom. You may have had to have been there Then he made sure to follow-up with something that was very strong about the paragraph.
Then I can improve myself as a writer. Through spending time in various classrooms, I have gained valuable information that I will take with me into student teaching and my future classroom. Times for the subjects and times for using the computer labs change. As a teacher, I believe you need to set the tone of the classroom and let them know that you are in control. Positive would then wrap up the conversation by describing more positive attributes about the task. Real world math is very open-ended, social, and is rooted in a variety of professions.
They seemed to be getting along well with each other. A 2 nd grade classroom that I was in even had a lesson on writing with partners. As of the 2011-2012 school year, the district has 10,293 students who attend school, 23 percent of their student population are minority students. After he showed her the class went over to where the bone was to see if they could find anymore bones. In addition, I observed the classroom environment, the set-up of the room, the visuals, decorations, and the procedures that were established in the classroom. Current education speculations use terms like andragogy, curriculum, learning pedagogy, education organization, leadership, and policy. Class content would be organized by the types of problems the skill is used for, not the chapter that Pearson decided to put it in.
With a teacher is guidance authentic child-art activity can educate enrich young students' learning abilities, encourage positive attitudes toward other children, and more importantly, learn to interact with people around them in the contemporary world. The diversity gives the students the ability to draw on strengths of the other students. Being a teacher seemed to be the easiest career choice out there for me. I took notes and paid attention to what topic the teacher was teaching and how she presented the topic to her class. Cashiola Subject: Science Number of students: 24 Date: 09-20-2012 Start time: 10:30. They also know I am committed to helping them learn and overcome challenges they might have learning and succeeding with math. Though the observation, they analyze what approach is more suitable.
There was another bulletin board dedicated to celebrating Mexican culture and people. However, a select few were on personal e-mail accounts, games or other Web sites that did not pertain to the project on pricing and the economy. He also used non-examples to clarify when not to do something. That made the class run smooth the whole time. I was taken to the days and times I came into the office seeking to talk to my counselor about my grades or classes to take for next quarter. In the advanced math class in the middle school, peer teaching and frequent use of the solution guide helped most students understand the material with almost no teacher support required. I simply rose my eyebrows at him and then proceeded to ask him to complete a problem to show me that he understood the content.
Below you will find a general overview of the class, a crude analysis of reasons for various successes and problems, and finally a more detailed analysis of things to address in this particular class. His style of taking notes was good as well. There were a lot of techniques that he uses that I think would benefit my classroom. The most valuable lesson I have learned about the writing process this semester is mostly editing and revising drafts to lead to a perfect final paper. During my observations, I never saw the teacher leave any students out of the lecture that they taught to their students that day. I had a positive learning experience observing Ms.
I did my observations there. The more active a classroom will be, the less time there will be for teachers to micro-manage small student issues. This classroom consisted of two teachers, one being a special education teacher and the other a general education teacher. Describe classroom engagement, behavior, interest in content, and academic achievement that may be impacted by language, culture and family. He is the only student to have his own desk; all other students have assigned seats along three long tables on one side of the classroom.
After the introduction, the students walked into the classroom and they were presented with a seating chart on the Smart Board in the front of the classroom. This was done so the children know where do place the clothing when they are done with it or cleaning up. In addition, I would develop more steps in assessment part. Understand the principles of effective classroom management and develop a range of strategies to promote positive relationships, cooperation, and positive, productive learning environment. While I was observing this fifth grade parochial school teacher and her students, I looked for the four knowledge bases.