You can hush a classroom for hours, but if the students have no respect for you they are not going to listen. The purpose of this whole classroom management strategy is to help keep dominance in the classroom. Of course, everyone wants his or her students to have fun, but when it comes time to getting back to the learning, a teacher needs to know how to manage their. Teaching is full of ups and downs; as well as many joys and hardships.
I made the third batch of cookies, this time I was careful and they turned out great. By the time I was done baking the cookies my grandpa was getting up to go to work. I have never been so bad in the kitchen in my entire life. That night covered in flour I thought about how fun making gingerbread cookies used to be for me.
Nowhere else to go…. But up! At the beginning of this course, things were very rocky for me. Rather than giving up on my education yet once again, I made the decision to stay and continue the path that I had chose to travel before the drastic change in my life. I have also come to know that writing is therapeutic for me.