Week 8- Reflection

Before: As we prepared for this week Anne and I debated wether we would have enough time to actually create an authentic student driven inquiry lesson. The more we thought about it the more we realized that we might have to prompt them a little more than in an actual inquiry unit. So we decided … More Week 8- Reflection

Lesson Plan Week 8- Collective Expression (Bullying)

Download “Collective Expression” Lesson Plan PDF View the Prezi here! Class: Mrs. Anderson Gr.6/7                          Date: November 27th, 2017 Topic: Collective Expression-Bullying            Subject: Arts Education (Collective)   Collective Expression – Bullying   Content   Students will develop a strong understanding of what bullying means to them. They will explore bullying through an art strand … More Lesson Plan Week 8- Collective Expression (Bullying)

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

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)