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Children of the Holocaust Inquiry Essay

For the past couple of weeks we have been studying the Holocaust! 7B has been doing an incredible job of inquiring about this topic and I am beyond impressed with the writing they have been doing to summarize their learning. 69 more words


Career Presentation

Just a reminder that your career presentation is due on Tuesday.  below, you will find the guidelines for the assignment!  The rubric has also been included so that you know how you will be graded.

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There are so many things to be thankful for this year…students who really understood my Animal Farm unit, a warm classroom, and a new school building being constructed right outside my window. 405 more words


Managing the Clock

Hi friends,

Today I’m going to share one of my biggest challenges this far as a student teacher.  It’s not an in-class issue, but sometimes the I feel the effects slowly creeping in.   426 more words

Reflections Of A Teacher Candidate

BVW Techie Teacher - Jeff Baxter

Jeff Baxter

Jeff has impressed me with his true desire to continue to learn.  He is determined to meet his students in “their” environment, which means electronically!  154 more words


Name that Tune: Parent/Teacher Conference Style

About three weeks ago now, I experienced my first set of parent/teacher conferences.  I was looking forward to them:  getting to meet parents, talk with them about their child’s progress in my class, and seeing how close or far the apple landed from the parental tree.   696 more words

Reflections Of A Teacher Candidate

ELA and the Common Core

Hello and welcome to my presentation designed to demystify English Language Arts and the Common Core. This presentation is designed to give viewers some background into the purpose of the Common Core, explain the ELA Common Core as well as crack the code of how to read the standards. 15 more words

Common Core