Have you ever observed a teacher teaching a group of students and and noticed how much the teacher talked vs the students. As a teacher, I have often had to stop myself from talking too much and instead work in deliberate ways to get students to talk more in my classroom. Learn to empowering students to become independent thinkers by talking less.
Do your students know how to have REAL discussions? Do they listen to each other or just wait for their turn to talk? Do they know how to link their ideas to others in the group? Check out this blog post for some detailed tips about how to foster REAL discussions!
5 Ways to Teach Social Studies When You Don't Have Time
5 Ways to Teach Social Studies when you just don't have time! I know I can’t be the only one who struggled with making Social Studies a part of our everyday routine! So, here are some favorite ways to get Social Studies in when you just don’t have time! Read more at: http://theappliciousteacher.com/5-ways-teach-social-studies-dont-time/