In Finding Favor with Your Students, veteran teacher Ken Almon outlines practical strategies teachers can use to build strong, lasting relationships with their students. Sharing wisdom gained during his twenty-plus years in the classroom, Almon gives the reader a glimpse into how he creates a classroom atmosphere that motivates students and transforms them into enthusiastic learners. The following are just a few of the strategies described in this book: Greet your students each day Smile a lot Teach people skills Be accessible and approachable Take control of the class Compliment your students Lights! Camera! Action! Work your students hard Stay physically fit Keep your word Be enthusiastic Find these and many more inside. Mr. A He is there at all times There to speak to your heart There when you need support He is there He is my teacher, mentor, encourager I think he's amazing! -Paula Delgado, former student Thank you for the blessing of a Touching and gentle voice I call out to my teacher Mr. Almon, you're my choice My fifth-grade year, you let me know, The talent I possess So I'm sending a prayer to you, And to your class, may GOD BLESS -Michael Btembke, former studentI began my career two decades ago after graduating from the University of West Georgia with a mastera#39;s degree in middle grades education. I was hired to teach fifth grade at Norcross Elementary, in Norcross, Georgia, and I have taught there anbsp;...
|Title||:||Finding Favor with Your Students|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2006-01|