When you say "fist to five check" students rate their understanding by holding up the appropriate number of fingers. The goal is for everyone to be in the green. Great way for students to self-assess their understanding and help you to gauge student understanding.
Mindset - "More often than not, our fears are rooted in a worry that is completely hypothetical within our mind. A lot of times, it’s the fear of failure or fear of loss that holds us back from a calm place or the true pursuit of what we want."
"Our responsibility is to do what we can, learn what we can, improve the solutions, and pass them on.” – Physicist, Richard Feynman – Image of Great Smoky Mountains National Park by Florence McGinn – Education is pivotal. The shared challenge of improving school attendance is receiving collaborative responses. Learn more at http://www.examiner.com/article/alleyoop-joins-get-schooled-s-fall-attendance-challenge?cid=rss