Friday, March 3, 2017

Teachable Moments


There are many moments during the course of a day when teacher's find, what is called, teachable moments. They are embedded in the ordinary, in the things that children do simply because it is wonderful to be a child.
Such was the case when this group of children put together their snowman, Snowcone.
He could have been just a snowman. Instead the teacher took the opportunity to entice the children to give their snowman a sense of identity and to create a short story.
The art of telling a story that comprises of a main character, a setting and plot is key in the development of literary skills.




1 comment:

  1. Wow! it's fantastic blog. really very good enjoy time which is mostly need for keeping all time happiness. Children are fond of festival.
    Calgary daycare

    ReplyDelete