Finally Writing Again…

So I can't believe that I'm already ┬áin week 3 of our school year! Overall, it has been a pretty smooth start. I feel like I have a great group of students and I'm really excited to see them grow and transform this year. The first unit for writing workshop is on personal narratives. I … Continue reading Finally Writing Again…

Part 2: Breakthrough With the Teachers

During the first day, I led a session on unit planning. We didn't really know much about the Nepali curriculum and how the teachers at Gloria School approached lesson planning before we got there. So as I went through my session on unit planning, we discussed the importance of backwards design, coming up with essential … Continue reading Part 2: Breakthrough With the Teachers