I have far too many classes to do this with and my kids wouldnt appreciate it from a student teacher, at least not in class time. But, for those of you with the same class throughout the year and with younger kids, this is a great idea to show them that you appreciate each and every one of them.
27 Tips For Effective Classroom Management provides an everything but the kitchen sink approach to the classroom. It does include some important ones like listen and observe. I wish that the author would have included "Encourage questions" and "Let the learners set the agenda within a framework."
Mrs. Ricca's Kindergarten: Groundhog Day!We had fun celebrating Groundhog Day today! We made these cute pop-up groundhog puppets. Click here for the Groundhog Template and here for the Song. The kids needed some help putting these together, but they loved them and had so much fun singing and popping their groundhogs in and out!