Discussions with teachers

fifteen discussions with the teachers of the Waldorf school in Stuttgart, August 21st to September 6th 1919 by Rudolf Steiner

Publisher: Rudolf Steiner Press in London

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These cards contain a variety of generic book questions that students can randomly pick as part of a whole class activity or small group discussion. I made duplicates of many of the questions so that more students can pick the same type of question and it helps to fill up a plastic fishbowl.   As a member or leader of a book club, you are likely to be reading books on a wide variety of topics, both fiction and matter the genre, age, notoriety, or length of the book of the moment, book club questions can kickstart or enhance your group r you are discussing characters and their actions, setting, theme, or images, having a guide to questions that will.   Tara Westover’s memoir “Educated,” which describes growing up in a survivalist family in rural Idaho and then going on to Harvard and Cambridge, is our April pick for the new PBS NewsHour. Talk Moves: A Teacher's Guide for Using Classroom Discussions in Math offers an award-winning, unparalleled look at the significant role that classroom discussions can play in teaching mathematics and deepening students' mathematical understanding and learning. Based on a four-year research project funded by the U.S. Department of Education, this resource is divided into three sections.

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15 discussions with teachers of the Stuttgart Waldorf School, Aug. 21 - Sept. 6, 3 lectures on the curriculum, Sept. 6, (CW ) For two weeks, prior to the opening of the first Waldorf school in Stuttgart, Rudolf Steiner intensively prepared the individuals he had chosen to become the first Waldorf teachers.

At a.m. each day, he gave the course now translated4/5. Discussions with Teachers is a translation from German of Erziehungskunst. Seminarbesprechungen und Lehrplanvorträge (vol. in the Bibliographical Survey, published by Rudolf Steiner Verlag, Dornach, Switzerland, ). Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

5/5(1). For two weeks, prior to the opening of the first Waldorf school in Stuttgart, Rudolf Steiner intensively prepared the individuals he had chosen to become the first Waldorf teachers. At a.m. he gave the course now translated as Foundations of Human Experience; at a.m., Practical Advice to Teachers; and then, after lunch, from p.m.

to p.m., he held the informal discussions. Teacher Book Reviews Questions and Answers - Discover the community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on Teacher Book.

15 Books That Will Make You A Better Teacher. During classroom discussions teachers need to guide the conversation so that it follows the intended path.

This is not as easy as it sounds. Here are some tips for guiding classroom discussions. Remind students of the ground rules. Reword student questions to provide better understanding and to keep the discussion focused. Correct misinformation.

Collect the cards and tally the responses. Share the results with the class and list the most common reasons ("pro" and "con") for these decisions on a shared Discussion Web form. Learn More: Alvermann, D.E.

The discussion web: A graphic aid for learning across the curriculum. The Reading Teacher, 45, To begin the Teacher Book Club, we mailed a flyer introducing our idea to local teachers.

The book club was voluntary and free, with the district providing the meeting place and the books. Our readers included eight teachers, one staff developer, two media specialists, and two researcher-participants. Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal Discussions with teachers book, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author.

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Discussion Questions. Why does Claire steal from the Chens. Why does she stop doing it. Part of Claire’s attraction to Will is that he allows her to be someone different than she had always been.

Have you ever been drawn to a person or a. Her most recent book, which contains a more extensive discussion of teacher-student interactions that contribute to building students' intelligent habits of mind, is Teaching for Thinking Today: Theory, Strategies, and Activities for the K-8 Classroom (Teachers College Press, ).

I am Kelly Malloy from An Apple for the Teacher, and I am so excited to be posting over here on Minds in Bloom. I am a fourth grade teacher in Northern Nevada who believes that my students learn just as much talking to each other as they do talking to me.

Classroom discussions are a great way to develop speaking and listening skills. Offer books that are at the comfort or independent reading levels of students. All students can read the same novel; each student can read a different book, or groups can read the same title that relates to an author study or a common theme.

Consider the consequences of being unprepared for a book discussion. Some readers will tend to get off-topic with their connections, and the book discussion will be more about themselves than the story itself.

Part 3: Asking "Thick" Questions. Note: This is the main part of the book discussion and is the part that I find most essential to the success of a reading partnership.

This part encourages students to. : Classroom Discussions in Math A Teacher's Guide for Using Talk Moves to Support the Common Core and More, Grades K a Multimedia Professional Learning Resource (): Nancy Canavan Anderson,Suzanne H. Chapin,Catherine O'Connor: Books4/4(17).

I’ve found that the best book club discussion questions are ones that are open-ended and that get people to share their personal opinions. If you’re ready to start a book club, here’s 40 of the best book club questions, for fiction and nonfiction alike.

7. When having difficult conversations with teachers, fail to connect how the undesired behavior or lack of performance is affecting building overall and the mission of the district.

By doing so, the teacher will be sure to think the difficult conversation is personal and be blind to the larger impact of their performance. Academic Marketing Teacher's Guides Penguin Random House Teacher's Guides are designed to help secondary educators frame in-class discussions through questions that explore reading themes and comprehension.

The guides also offer useful suggestions for. Enhance understanding with discussion questions for Willa Cather's My Antonia. This reading guide also contains a synopsis of the book and information about the author to share with students. This reading guide also contains a synopsis of the book and information about the author to share with students.

For larger classes, teachers may need to set up seminars in more of a fishbowl-like arrangement, dividing students into one inner circle that will participate in the discussion, and one outer circle that silently observes, takes notes, and may eventually trade places with those in the inner circle, sometimes all at once, and sometimes by.

Last visit was: Fri am. It is currently Fri am. Book talk and book club task cards including lists of questions for reading discussions, written responses, or book club meetings. question cards to get. The Best Books for Teachers in Good teachers are lifelong learners, always looking for ways to develop new skills and understandings.

As a teacher, you may long to read up on new ideas for your classroom, but with the demands on your time this amounts to nothing more than a fantasy. An engaging collection of resources that brings books to life.

TeachingBooks strives to enrich everyone's experience reading children's and young adult books with our original and curated literary resources. Complete Maus Book Discussion History is replete with examples of what humans are capable of in times of war, including horrible crimes against their fellow humans.

In this case, the students are looking at war not from a military perspective, but a civilian one. Book Discussions. How do you create excitement about what your students are reading for pleasure. One way is to have them talk about books with other students. Students will share their pleasure of reading the book, and encourage others to read it also.

These sharing times don't need to be lengthy or require much preparation on the part of the. As teachers know well, finding and using textual evidence is challenging for students—choosing a solid piece of evidence or creating a clear interpretation can be overwhelming.

These teacher and expert-tested strategies will strengthen your students’ ability to find and use evidence from any text. Choose texts that inspire debate. Lucy Calkins and Colleagues at the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project present Watch a Small Group Conversation to See Students Tracing a Theme Across and Within Bud, Not Buddy and Tiger Rising ().

We have a dedicated community of teachers using Book Creator in our Facebook Teachers group. Join in and ask questions, give answers and get inspiration from each other.

Join the discussion. Book Creator Ambassadors. Want to get connected with over 1, experienced educators around the world. Find an ambassador near you. How to participate in a discussion 1. Watch your language. Try to avoid words like "awful" or "idiotic"—even "like" and "dislike." They don't help move discussions forward and can put others on the defensive.

Instead, talk about your experience—how you felt as you read the book. See our Read-Think-Talk guide for helpful ideas. I love professional book clubs. If schools are serious about teacher agency and differentiating professional learning for teachers, administrators should consider teacher book clubs as an option.

The following is an updated list of 10 books for professional book clubs that I’ve had the pleasure of either facilitating, attending, or just think could be great if used in a book club.Teaching students how to lead and participate in productive book discussions eventually frees you to work with individuals, pairs, or small groups who require additional scaffolding.

During this time, you can also support groups who struggle with valuing diverse ideas, referring to their books for evidence, or focusing on the discussion. Set a time—ideally at the beginning of the school year—to incorporate discussions about race into your lessons. Approach these conversations in an organized manner.

Treat them as you would if.