Have you ever thought about what your child's teacher does all day, all week or throughout the year?
We believe the time has come to share with you our job as educators.
THE TEACHERS OF HOLLIS
What does a sixth grade teacher's day look like.......... Day 3
8:15-8:30 Assist students coming into school - Start them off excited
8:30-8:37 Listen to daily announcement given by students over the intercom to whole school
8:37-8:40 List daily lunch choices, record attendance, collect all parent notices for office
8:40- Get students ready for flexible grouped math class
8:45-9:45 Instruct math class: introduce skill to students; create learning opportunities based on students need
for specific skill; create activity based on skill to keep students motivated. Plan for homework based
on student achievement.
9:45-9:50 Have snack with students
9:50-10:40 Writing Instruct students on topic for day - differentiate based on needs of student
10:40-11:10 Take students to Spanish class Yeah, get to go to the bathroom.
11:10-11:30 Complete Writing work from above class
11:30-12:30 Flexibly grouped Reading Class
12:30-12:50 Recess duty
12:50-1:00 Help get students ready for lunch WASH THOSE HANDS!!!!!!
1:00-1:20 Lunch YEAH!
1:20-1:30 Students return to classroom to prepare for afternoon classes
1:30-2:30 Language Arts with one class in pod. Spelling lessons, Daily Oral Language (Grammar) classes
2:30-2:45 Read aloud to class
2:45-3:00 Complete Agendas together. List all assignments short term and long term. Put materials together to
go home for night. Check individual agendas.
3:00 Carpoolers leave
3:15 Take Students to Buses
Before and after school get work done for next day.
Coming Next: How about it Mr. Kane - tell us what you do.