Category Archives: Practicum Experiences

SMART Goals: Why they Matter

In my practicum this year, I had the opportunity to teach health to my grade 7 homeroom class once a week. One week, my associate teacher introduced the idea of SMART goals to the class, and the students were to … Continue reading

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Camp des Voyageurs Tim Horton

This year, my practicum started right away- I was in every day for the first two weeks of September. My placement was at Henry Munro Middle School in a grade 7 class. The second week of school, I had the … Continue reading

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Grade 6 Math

Last year, I also had the opportunity to teach math to a grade 6 class at Henry Larsen Elementary School. The main unit that I taught was on patterning and algebra. Like the plan I made for the grade 7s … Continue reading

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Grade 7/8 Gifted

For my practicum last year, I was primarily teaching math and English to a grade 7/8 gifted class at Henry Larsen Elementary School in Orleans. At first, it was a real challenge because they would come up with theories, explanations, … Continue reading

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