In an effort to stay involved with schools and students in my local community, I went to nyc.serve.gov to find more volunteer opportunities. During my search I found a small non-profit that has run a reading program in a few schools in the city. They happened to be working with a school in Brooklyn and […]
The Lesson This week’s lesson was to get the girls from gathering facts and information about their topics to actually getting into the scripting process. The format for class was to start with a writing activity, then go directly into taking the research they started last week to the next level.
The Lesson On my way to class I stopped to try and print the documents for our lesson because of some printing restrictions at the school. Everywhere I went the lines were huge as was the wait and then when I finally found a place that printed, they didn’t have up-to-date software. With 10 minutes […]
The Lesson I was so upset about this lesson, I couldn’t write about it for nearly a week. It probably felt worse because going into the lesson, I was so much more confident. My co- teacher and I worked together to plan week two so that the content was relevant to the girls interests and […]