Tag Archives: Elementary

Establishing an Effective Classroom (EDU 6942 – Course Reflection)

“Program Standard 5. Learning Environment – The teacher fosters and manages a safe and inclusive learning environment that takes into account: physical, emotional, and intellectual well-being (Seattle Pacific University, 2016).” During completion of my coursework for EDU 6942 Autumn Field … Continue reading

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Reflection on Standard 4.3 (EDU 6150 General Inquiry Teaching & Assessment Methods)

Standard 4.3, Designing Coherent Instruction in the area of Learning Activities essentially requires the teacher to design lessons that take into consideration the academic levels, and perhaps also the behavioral dispositions, of all students in the classroom, while making appropriations … Continue reading

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Digital Storytelling Project: The Secrets of Trees (EDTC 6433)

One of the most time tested and enjoyable ways to learn is through stories. Sadik (2008) writes that storytelling constitutes the original form of teaching allowing students to bring into understanding the complex and often unordered world we all experience … Continue reading

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Teaching Responsible Digital Learners (Mod 4 – EDTC 6433)

ISTE for Teachers Standard 4 – Promote and Model Digital Citizenship and Responsibility Personalized Triggering Event Question: How can my classroom reflect a state of sound responsibility and ethical behavior in relation to our use of digital tools in the educational community? … Continue reading

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