Teacher. Maker. Mom.
E15 Podcasts in the classroom and school community09/12/2016 Duration: 05min
In this episode, I talk about what I love about using podcasts in the classroom.
E14 Class CHAT06/12/2016 Duration: 07min
E14 Class CHAT by Come into our Classroom
E13 Middot18/11/2016 Duration: 05min
E13 Middot by Come into our Classroom
E12 Mitzvah Mail11/11/2016 Duration: 03min
E12 Mitzvah Mail by Come into our Classroom
E11 Election Results07/11/2016 Duration: 05min
In this episode, the results of our election are announced and students give concession and acceptance speeches.
E10 A Literal Field Trip to Teach History, Math, and Geography30/10/2016 Duration: 05min
In this episode, I describe our field trip to a...wait for it...field! We had a lot of fun and actually learned about navigation and measurement.
E9 Presidential Debate: Adams v Jefferson24/10/2016 Duration: 12min
Our third and fourth grade students prepared for weeks. In this episode, they hold a presidential debate between John Adams and Thomas Jefferson.
E8 Elementary Debate Skills18/10/2016 Duration: 09min
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E7 Party Conventions07/10/2016 Duration: 11min
E6 Simulation in Action30/09/2016 Duration: 03min
The students come on to describe what they are working on in our campaigns.
E5 Teaching Values23/09/2016 Duration: 07min
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E4 Simulations18/09/2016 Duration: 13min
In this episode, I sit down with University of Michigan professors Jeff Stanzler and Michael Fahy to discuss using simulations to teach social studies skills and content.
E3 Rewards for Good Behavior11/09/2016 Duration: 04min
Episode 3: I discuss the behavior rewards program that I use in the class and students weigh in on what they think: should students get rewarded for good behavior?
E2 Summer Lessons Learned02/09/2016 Duration: 04min
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E1 The Week Before School28/08/2016 Duration: 08min
This is the first episode in my new podcast called "Come into our Classroom," intended to invite parents in my classroom (and others) to learn about their child's educational journey and go a bit deeper into the methods. In this pilot episode, I discuss the book Becoming Brilliant and apply its takeaways to teachers setting up before school begins.