Positive Fridays - Week of September 16th 2013
TGIF my wonderful readers! I bet you are all glad it is Friday so you can have a little time rest even though I know most if not all of you work on your teaching right through the weekend. Well this week I subbed on Tuesday and Wednesday and I interviewed Monday, Thursday, and Friday! Monday was the job interview at the school district. I met with 3 people who scored me on a rubric and it went really well. Tuesday , I subbed in an ex ed class as an assistant. I picked up this assignment a couple of weeks ago when the bookkeeper called to ask me if I would do it. I had K-3rd graders. It was a pleasure working with their wonderful teacher, also a man. He had previous taught for like I think he said about 40 years in high school, took 5 years off and taught again a couple of years. Due to a school closing he ended up at this school with the little ones. He was fun work with and had a great sense of humor with the children. I mostly worked with 2 autistic students. They were both really good for me and did their work without any problems. In between they had fun building things with cubes or playing Uno as a brain break. We worked on comprehension and counting objects. All the children in the class were well behaved and worked hard! Recess time was with 1st grade and I know most of those kids from subbing in Kindergarten for each class last year, such sweet kids several yelled hi to me, gave me a hi-five, etc. I watched...