Asmara Mengisteab

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Recent Posts by Asmara

Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:36 PM in Informal science for children that have yet to enter school?
Hello, As a private tutor, I come across lots of parents that want to incorporate science lessons at home with their kids that have yet to start school yet. Many of the parents I work with tend to shy away from teaching science to their children because they do not feel confident in the content area all together. However the earlier we introduce our kiddos to the beauty of science, the qu...

Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:25 PM in How to encourage inquiry based learning
Hello, I would begin that process of incorporating inquiry based learning by doing proper research on what that looks like from the teacher's perspective. Here is a quick read and introduction to what inquiry based learning is and why it is important we incorporate it into our classrooms: http://edutopia.org My colleg...

Wed Mar 14, 2018 5:18 PM in kids think I hate them?!?!
Hello Heather! First off, I want to say thank you for your selfless service to provide young people the opportunity to learn and grow. Unfortunately, when we work with children we do not know what we will get or where they are coming from. One student may see your reserved personality and not be able to identify it with anything they've seen before because they may come from a family that's mor...