Pam Brady’s third-grade class visited the local senior center to interview individuals, then returned with completed reports on the lives of the seniors they interviewed to discuss over lunch. This kind of opportunity is invaluable for kids to experience; not only was it a writing exercise, but also an exercise in empathy toward the elderly.
Parkview Elementary School teacher Tena Tolley guides Pre-K students in examining the affect vinegar has on an egg compared to water. Students participated in a four-day experiment where many questions and hypotheses were discussed.
RANGELY I This teacher’s natural ability to provide quality differentiation for her kids stands out.