Every subject taught in a classroom is musical. Yes, music is not just stringed instruments, or woodwinds, or percussion. Unless student textbooks are all blank pages, words abound—ones that possess sound, and even rhythm. 289 more words
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Engagement – often defined as “the extent to which students actively engage by thinking, talking, and interacting with the content of a course, the other students in the course, and the instructor” (Dixson, 2015) – is a critical factor influencing student retention and persistence not only in online learning environments but also face-to-face courses. 583 more words
The idea of a Writer’s Workshop is a really neat structure to follow in order to help students participate and engage in writing lessons. I was in a class recently where small groups of students worked together to first brainstorm ideas about a topic, then wrote independently, then shared what they wrote, edited one another’s sentences, then finally revised their own writing! 446 more words
¡Feliz viernes a todos!
Thanks for joining me again this week! I can almost smell all the delicious foods being prepared at home already! Can’t you? 383 more words