Incorporating the arts into the general education elementary classroom help students learn the content standards while increasing engagements. Students show their knowledge through creative activities with students showing different products. Arts integrations means intentional and meaningful incorporation of activities that teach related arts standards while also teaching the content standards. These posts include visual art projects connected to reading and math standards in first grade, second grade, and third grade classrooms.
Last week we took a look at Character Traits. We spent a lot of time discussing how traits described a character on the inside. We also talked about adjectives, though the students often gave the characters nouns as traits. We’ll work on that during our next go around. We started by taking a look at […]
This year is a whole new world for me. I’m teaching science on a daily basis. I feel like I know nothing about anything science so it’s been a challenge to really feel like I’m doing it well. It’s been so much fun keeping things engaging. And, I’ve transferred to a different school in my […]