Stefanie Thews

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TX

Recent Posts by Stefanie

Wed Feb 21, 2018 7:17 PM in Gardening at school with young children
I think this is such a great idea! I think you should wait till the spring till things settle down. That way you are not having to struggle as much with the garden. I also agree with other comments to build a greenhouse that way if you do run into issues the plants are more likely to survive.

Mon Feb 12, 2018 8:07 PM in The Rock Cycle
Hello!  I am a student teacher and am making a lesson plan for the Rock Cycle.  I have a couple a resources for the lesson plan itself but, I am having trouble with the length of the lesson plan. I tend to make the lesson plan longer so the students have more time to explore and have opportunity for group discussion. This a 6th grade class and is only 45 min. How can I still have the hand-on act...

Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:05 PM in Assigning Homework
Hello! I am a student teacher but, when I have been in my classroom and had observations I have notes big packets seem to be harder for this age. In my observations when I have seen this assigned I found a lot of students did not finish the packet or tried to finish it last minute. If you were to do this I would suggest build the students up to it to help with responsibility in the student.