Lesson Plan Week 7- Scranimal Poetry

Download “Scranimals Lesson” PDF Download “Scranimal Worksheet” PDF Class: Mrs. Anderson Gr. 6/7                                                 Date: November 22nd, 2017 Topic:  Poetry (Jack Prelutsky Scranimals)                        Subject:  ELA 6/7 . Scranimals Poetry   Content: Using the work of Jack Prelutsky as mentor texts students will develop an understanding rhyme scheme and simple poetry construction. While creating and … More Lesson Plan Week 7- Scranimal Poetry

Week 7- Reflection

Before: As I prepared for my lesson this week I was trying to think of another engaging way to get students writing and thinking about poetry. This week I chose to use another form of nonsense poetry. Using work by the U.S. Children’s Poet Laureate Jack Prelutsky we will look at rhyme scheme and create … More Week 7- Reflection

Numeracy and Jagged Worldviews Colliding

This week’s readings challenge us to think about the Eurocentric worldview and its collision course with Indigenous worldviews in particular the way we understand numeracy. In Jagged Worldviews Colliding, Leroy Little Bear (2000) states that colonialism “tries to maintain a singular social order by means of force and law, suppressing the diversity of human worldviews. … More Numeracy and Jagged Worldviews Colliding

Week 6- Reflection

Before: As I prepared for my lesson this week I felt confident coming into a subject and activity that  was in my wheelhouse. I was excited to teach some visual art but I was also excited to have found a Plains Cree Myth that fit well with my lesson. I was a little nervous about … More Week 6- Reflection

Lesson Plan Week 6- Northern Lights Water Colour Paintings

Download “Northern Lights Watercolours” Lesson Plan PDF View the Prezi here! Class: Mrs. Anderson Gr. 6/7                                                 Date: November 16th, 2017 Topic:  Visual Art (Colour Blending/Northern Lights)                  Subject: Arts Ed 6/7 Symmetrical Symbol Self-Portraits Content: Addressing the conceptual foci of Grade 6 and Grade 7 Arts Education curriculum students will create a symmetrical symbol based … More Lesson Plan Week 6- Northern Lights Water Colour Paintings

Lesson Plan Week 5- Please Wear a Poppy (Choral Speaking/Tableau)

Download “Remembrance Day Tableau” Lesson Plan Here Class: Mrs. Anderson Gr.6/7                                     Date: November 9th, 2017 Topic: Remembrance Day                                          Subject: Social Studies & Arts Education     Remembrance Day Tableaus   Content Students will develop a deeper understanding of the importance and significance of Remembrance Day. They will identify who has Power and … More Lesson Plan Week 5- Please Wear a Poppy (Choral Speaking/Tableau)