Jill Minter-Cherry

Hello, my name is Jill Cherry. I currently teach 3rd grade at a Title 1 school in Northern Virginia, right outside of D.C. I previously taught 3rd grade at a different Title 1 school in Hampton, VA. I have a husband, who is in the Air Force, and two dogs. This summer we will be continuing our military life adventure to Charleston, SC. as I complete this 4th/5th grade endorsement.

Recent Posts by Jill

Wed May 13, 2020 4:17 PM in Getting Students to Ask Questions
I think that students work better and are more comfortable (espicially with something new) when they can work together and when they can build upon something else. If students are not comfortable with asking questions in science, you could start with a subject/topic that they are more comfortable with. They can work in small groups to ask questions and add on to each others questions. Sharing ide...

Wed May 13, 2020 4:08 PM in Remote learning about climate, weather, atmosphere, and Earth
Thank you for consolidating the remote teaching resources into an easy to find and use place. I especially like how there are online games and simulations links. At my school we are only live teaching for one hour a day, so those online games and simulations are great for me to assign students to work on them independently and further their understanding.