Month: April 2020

Easy Volunteer Appreciation Gifts

Easy Volunteer Appreciation Gifts

Your volunteer´s work can not be taken for granted. They spend their free time helping their fellow human beings, and for that, they deserve appreciation gifts more than ever. Volunteers help to keep organizations running, many communities would not be running, and many services could not work without their help.
An honest Thank-you is therefore the least we can do to show our appreciation.  We know how vital their work and commitment is, and their work must be recognized.
The little word “thank you” is powerful and can do a lot, and the best, it is for free and can be said at any time.
By saying thank you, we convey respect and show that the achievements of our volunteer´…

Classroom Activities

Classroom Activities

In this article we want to talk about the importance of classroom activities. Below you will also find some of our favourite activities, suitable for all ages and subjects.
Classroom activities are not only beneficial for students. Quick and easy activities can bring a lot of fun back to the classroom and can bring the focus of the students back. If you can complement the learning process with classroom activities. you feel find that it helps enhance the learning process, presentation, and teaching inside and outside the classroom. 
Classroom activities are done by students in the …

Scaffolding Education methods to use with your students

Scaffolding Education methods to use with your students

Scaffolding is a temporary support from the teacher to help students to achieve proficiency. Scaffolding is gradually removed by the teacher as the students improved.

Inclusive education and its benefits

Inclusive education and its benefits

Inclusive Education is about scheming our educational institution so that all kids can actively get involved in activities in the classroom. It is not only about discovering and using different ways to advance relationships between students and teachers, but also something that every child benefits from. 
Because teachers work together with children, the children can take part in all activities together. It is essential that every child is actively involved in the learning process. 

Classroom Management Strategies

Classroom Management Strategies

Seeing a teacher with good classroom management strategies feels magical. The truth is that every teacher can learn classroom management strategies by studying them, inquiring from other teachers what they do, and even talking with school heads about what they have seen that can help.
Here are things to think about in your quest for proper classroom management strategies.
Build relationships
Building relationships with the students is the most productive classroom management strategies. When students confide in their teachers, they put in more effort to abide by the rules. …

Bellroy Transit Backpack Review

Bellroy Transit Backpack Review

I recently purchased the Bellroy Transit (28L) Backpack for my brother, who commutes every weekend between home and college. He used to complain about carrying multiple bags for his laptop, clothing, and shoes, so he needed something that could fit it all.

5 Unique Ways to Improve Foreign Language Skills

5 Unique Ways to Improve Foreign Language Skills

There are many reasons to start learning a new language. It is not only a great leisure activity but also an excellent way to keep yourself productive while learning a new skill. Being fluent in more than one language can boost your chances of getting hired or securing promotion at your current job. 
 
Thanks to all the online tools available today, learning a new language has become easier than ever. Formal learning straight out of a textbook …

What is Differentiated Instruction?

What is Differentiated Instruction?

Differentiated instruction consists of tailoring an educator’s teaching style to fit the needs of all individuals. There are different ways that instructors can change up their teaching styles to accommodate learners. By leveraging differentiated learning, instructors can ensure that their students are met at their comfort level. As classrooms become more and more diverse, the importance of differentiated instruction makes itself evident. 

Teaching Styles

Teaching Styles

Every teacher has its own style. The style depends on varying factors, on the activity itself and the students. Teaching style is also a result of individuals characteristics of the teacher’s personality. Here is an highlight of the five major teaching styles:
Teacher as an authority
This is known as “The Authority Style.” The teacher regards his student more as an object rather than as equal person in the activity. For this reason, the teacher disjoints himself from the group. This authority teacher is in sole control. This style is more renowned in tertiary institutions. The authority method can work when working with older students, who require memorization and do not …