Joined: 19 Oct 2011
Radio Shout Outs!
Today, I tricked my students. Yes, I had to fool them into thinking they were doing an assignment on radio/ T.V. commericals. While thinking they were listening to a local FM station to determine what makes a good commerical, the DJ gave a shout out, congratulating my class and the students at the school where I work for their hard work on Florida's standardized test, the FCAT.
My kids' jaws dropped. They were like, "Were we just mentioned over the radio?" They looked like a deer in head lights for a bit, then they saw me laughing.
It was a special moment--and one that just took a little creativity.
This week, that's what I would like to talk about --generating public praise for your classroom Join me there at the link below, and together we can brainstorm ways to make our children feel uplifted and special.
Keep the fire burning,