Lauren Pendleton

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Recent Posts by Lauren

Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:23 AM in Advice for a future teacher
Hi there! I am so excited to be apart of this community and cannot wait to learn more. As someone who struggled with science after the middle school level, I am looking for some advise on how to not transfer any of my old bad feelings/fears about the science curriculum to my future students. Thanks in advance! 

Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:14 AM in kids think I hate them?!?!
Hi Heather! One of the biggest differences I have found between the HS/MS level and elementary level is that the little ones crave affirmation/attention for even the smallest of tasks! That doesn't necessarily have to be affection... if you are good at writing maybe try writing your praise to the students?? A simple "great job", "I can tell you are working so hard," or "I'm so proud of you" really...