Class Management

If your question is, "why would I need music in my classroom"?  The answer is, "how can you NOT have music in your classroom everyday"? I won't start with the sappy, reasons like, music is fun, it makes people smile, kids will like your classroom more, and how it is like the 4th. dimension of the Pinterest perfect room.  Let's start with the data! Our brain is a meaning...

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I recently read that if a teacher has students that tattle it is because the child doesn't trust them.  It was suggested that the tattling child thinks the teacher doesn't follow through and that they are uncertain of the rules. I agree children who are uncertain, may check with the teacher by informing them so and so is doing this and that.  However, children do not...

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When I have a day off work I do chores.  Usually because there is no time on other days. (now that I am typing I remember I was supposed to smog the car)  So today I pulled weeds. For my hands I try to pay attention to the crab grass vs. the fox tails.  The fox tails must go before the get in my dogs...

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