TO CLARIFY ABOUT MY ELEMENTARY ARTS SCHEDULE...OH YES! I SEE ALL THE
CLASSES K-5 ALL YEAR LONG. WE SEE THEM 9 WEEKS EACH.... MUSIC, ART, PE
AND SPANISH. ROTATING A WEEK AT A TIME. IT REALLY MAKES ME FOCUS ON 9
IMPORTANT LESSONS PER GRADE LEVEL.
ROUND TOP ELEMENTARY
LaDonna Dixon, NBCT
Visual Art Teacher
Round Top Elementary
803-691-8676 x. 3304
"Life is not measured by the breaths we take
but by the moments that take our breath away."
>>> Nnaell@aol.com 02/22/05 2:57 PM >>>
In a message dated 2/22/05 2:34:13 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org
<< he really great difference is that I
teach the same class of 1st graders (or whatever grade level it is)
a whole week at a time and then rotate...It means I have to really
look/select/streamline what lessons to present because essentially
are 9 lessons - ( >>
You don't see your students all year long? You see them for blocks of
or so? What about the students you see at the beginning of the year?
don't get art the rest of the year? Only that one week? or one week
so that you would see each class for 9 weeks out of the year? I dont'
understand....it seems to me they are getting short changed. I see my
30-36? times a year (depending on holidays/snow days/assemblies and
Once a week....does it come out to the same number of hours? Do they
what you taught them many weeks before so that you can build on that?