Teach well. Be happy. In this book, Heather Wolpert-Gawron, author of the popular education blog qTweenteacherq shares ideas for teaching an age group that too often presents a challenge for educators. With sparkling humor and a unique, fundamental understanding of the middle children of education, the award-winning teacher offers tried-and-true strategies for: Creating a tween-centric classroom environment, building community in the middle school classroom, encouraging deeper thinking and curiosity among tweens, understanding and informing tweens about how they learn. Conversational and practical, this book aims to motivte and inspire middle school teachers as they work to engage their students, instruct with rigor, and improve their own experiences as Tweenteachers!Tips for Middle School Teachers Heather Wolpert-Gawron ... Sample. Lesson. Trails. Lesson Trails lead one after another, building toward a goal. We step onto one stepping stone, ... pack- ets: one for formatively reflecting on essay writing, and one for formatively reflecting on a multiple-choice assessment of any subject.
|Title||:||Tween Crayons and Curfews|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-10-02|