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On this episode, two RookieTeachers discuss how their #summercamp training and experience has affected their teaching practices. From building community to classroom management techniques, Natasha and Andrew explain how they bring camp to the classroom and the how their experience as summer camp staff has had a positive impact on their work as teachers.
Each episode features three segments:
- Topic Discussion
- Quick Tip for Tomorrow
- The Rookie Resource Bank
Topic: Teaching and Summer Camp
Quick Tip for Tomorrow: Something you could do the next day in class with little or no prep and is applicable to most grade levels.
- Andrew: Thumb Ball (more: read his blog post)
- Natasha: Attention Getters and Back Pocket Games (more: It’s all about Classroom Management)
- Andrew: Super Teacher Tools [dot] com (web)
- Natasha: Warehouse Book Ink! Giant Book Sale, Burlington, ON (print/event)
Thanks for listening.