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Jenni Weinstein
Henderson, Nevada
Welcome to my Blog pages!
Interests: My interests include hiking, camping, swimming, fishing, and any activities in the outdoors. One of the other major activities is traveling. love sci-fi movies; Star Trek, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, and the Avengers. My other interests include spening time with friends, family, and meeting new people.
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I would like to thank Monica Baldwin, my mentor teacher for 3rd grade. For the past 8 months, Ms. Baldwin I have worked side-by-side with her. She has taught me that teaching can be fun and have purpose in the lives of the students. She has provided both positive and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2015 at Jenni: A Teacher Views The World
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It is important to reflect on our lessons in teaching. The artifacts below are gathered from my Practicum 2 and Student Teaching experiences. This a unit on the weather. We recorded the weather every day, wrote about temperature and time. There are examples of student work. Weather Log Math The... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2015 at Jenni: A Teacher Views The World
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How has UNLV helped my journey? Standard #10: Leadership and Collaboration. The teacher seeks appropriate leadership roles and opportunities to take responsibility for student learning, to collaborate with learners, families, colleagues, other school professionals, and community members to ensure learner growth, and to advance the profession. One of the things... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2015 at Jenni: A Teacher Views The World
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Listen to the advice of other teachers. Seasoned teachers are one of the best resources for advice to help a new teacher in the field. Ask questions. My friend, Katie Nichol, teaches 3rd grade in Illinois, provided stated if you need help, it is important to ask for it. Organization... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2015 at Jenni: A Teacher Views The World
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We always ask our students when completing a lesson "what have you learned from this lesson...?" Students will say they learned how to spell a word, how to draw a picture, and know about the main character in the story. We should not be asking them what they learned, we... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2015 at Jenni: A Teacher Views The World
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Formative Assessments In TASC Standard #6: Assessment: The teacher understands and uses multiple methods of assessment to engage learners in their own growth, to monitor learner progress, and to guide the teacher's and learner's decision making. Common Core Standard (3)2.8: Determine and explain that vibrations produce sound waves. Common Core... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2015 at Jenni: A Teacher Views The World
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This geometry lesson follows In TASC Standard #3: Learning Environments: The teacher works with others to create environments that support individual and collaborative learning, and that encourage positive social interaction, active engagement in learning, and self-motivation. For purposes of this lesson, students were broken up into groups and as a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2015 at Jenni: A Teacher Views The World
Classroom Management is the key component in an educational setting. Here are some ideas to assist people in being successful in overseeing the learning of their students. Here are the Components to Successful Classroom Management: 1) Establish a quiet signal You can make your quiet signal fun. I use the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2015 at Jenni: A Teacher Views The World
The first thing to think about is what does the world "philosophy" mean? I view philosophy as as a guide. I chose the theme "A Teacher Views the World" because the world is such a diverse place, made up of many people, cultures and religions. I am committed to making... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2015 at Jenni: A Teacher Views The World
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The World Around Us! The world is a place of beauty and wonder, where educators can explore and launch our students on a life-long adventure. I'm Jennifer Weinstein, and I welcome you to my blog! A little about me: I lived in Phoenix, Arizona until I was 11 years old,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2015 at Jenni: A Teacher Views The World
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Jun 20, 2015