Before I head off to work, I'm excited to link up with Miss Kindergarten to share Ten Things I've Learned from Teaching.
This year will be my tenth year teaching! Where does the time go?
4. You don't have to grade everything! Nor should you grade everything! Grading every single paper and activity your kiddos do will drive you insane. Choose to grade those things that are truly important.
6. Be encouraging. Letting your students know that you believe in them will help them to believe in themselves. They will work harder if they know you think they can do it.
7. Be honest with your kids. Don't be afraid to tell them that you aren't sure of the answer to their
10. Have fun! Enjoy what you do. If you don't like a subject or topic you are teaching, fake it. Find some way to make it exciting for you. Doing this will keep the kids excited about learning and being in your classroom.
What have you learned from teaching? I'd love to hear your top ten!