“ If you work with young children then you naturally have small to big transitions that take place in your classroom. Transitions can be simply described as those times throughout the day when your students change focus from one activity to another.”
What makes a child do well in school? When I ask parents that question, they always have lots of great answers: a high IQ, a terrific school, well-run lessons, skilled teachers, a creative curriculum, high expectations.
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“Daily Beast China's Schools Teaches Kids to Take Tests, Obey the State, and Not Much More Daily Beast Then they might put on a play based on the story. The kids would come away from the lesson with the impression that reading and learning are fun.”