Baylee Kleitsch

Hello Everyone! I just started my junior year at UNI. I am majoring in Elementary Education with a Literacy Minor, and I will also be receiving a Science Certificate. I want to be a teacher because I love the look on students' faces when they have learned something and finally understand it. That is what pushes me to be the best teacher that I can be.



Recent Posts by Baylee

Fri Dec 07, 2018 2:01 PM in Classroom Pets
Hello Hayley,  I am a student from the University of Northern Iowa and I, too, am a pre-service teacher. I really liked your idea of having a class pet in your future classroom. I think it would be hard to select just one animal because there are so many to chose from. For example, if you wanted a simplier and less work type of pet, I would recommend fish because they are easy to take care of ...

Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:40 PM in Kindergarten Centers
Hello Linda,  I am currently taking a Science Methods course at the University of Northern Iowa where I am a pre-service teacher. One of the things I have learned about teaching science to Kindergarden students is that the activities/centers should be hands-on. This allows the students to experiement on their own and learn by trial and error. Something as simple as setting out a tub of blocks ...

Tue Nov 06, 2018 11:44 AM in Science in Kindergarden
Hi Alicia,  I am currently taking a Science Methods course at the University of Northern Iowa and this one of the topics we covered in class last week. At UNI, education major are fortunate enough to have a model classroom on campus to provide us ways to not only arrange our classroom, but also to get experience with using and operating different types of learning activities. Furthermore, one ...