Addie Focht

I am currently a Wright State graduate student getting an endorsement in science for grades 4-6. I have a Master's Degree in Middle Childhood Education in the content areas of mathematics, language arts, and reading.

Recent Posts by Addie

Mon May 11, 2020 12:57 PM in Becoming a Teacher
I just finished my student teaching this past year and know exactly how you feel when it seems like the students have no interest in a complicated topic. I definitely agree with other peoples' answers that adding in games, technology, and options are a great way to go. Another idea that I found helpful was bringing in objects or something hands-on the students could actually work with and see phy...

Mon May 11, 2020 12:42 PM in Gardening at school with young children
I student taught at an elementary school with a garden. We started the garden at the beginning of the school year with the students. It was a great experience because the students got to plant the seeds themselves and watch the garden go through the different seasons. The students were able to have a garden party for their parents to show what they were growing, harvest their vegetables, and then...