I need spring break
Me: Ok guys, so a lot of people keep messing up on parallelograms. The formula for their area is BASE TIMES HEIGHT. Not one half base times height. That's for triangles. Do you see this up here. This is a parallelogram. This is a triangle. Do not take half on the area of a parallelogram. We went through this, I showed you where the formula comes from. Don't do it. You did it on the quiz. Don't do it on the test tomorrow.
Me: Alright, now lets do this example. Base is 11.1, height is 8. Multiply those and we get 88.8. Does everyone see where I got that?
Student: Ms. H!
Student: You forgot to divide by 2.
My main problem with dieting
Train Wreck - No Pictures, Please: Teaching.... →
jbizzle329: sometimes (most of the time) it’s hard. Lately I’ve noticed a little bit of a lower moral in the education tag. I see first year teachers and veteran teachers frustrated, sad, and just plain tired. Don’t get me wrong, I see positives about teaching and great ideas in almost every other post, and…
Novice Teacher: How to avoid teacher burnout... →
novicephoenix: How to avoid teacher burnout by Michael Linsin Teacher burnout, which happens when stress and mental fatigue become more than occasional companions, strikes many thousands of teachers every year. Reports suggest roughly half of all teachers quit within five years. And it’s no wonder. Burnout…
I’m constantly torn between the feeling that I should be doing something else and the extreme need to rest.
Why do I want to teach?
The application essay question that I have been considering for the past few days. Oh, how to not sound cliche..