April 4, 2016

The weather seems to be having mood swings for the past few weeks. We have experienced all four seasons here. It’s the beginning of April and a whopping 40 degrees this morning. So I bundled up and headed out. I usually take the train to Glenside and then take the bus from there. But today…

March 21, 2016

Every class on Monday starts out with a morning meeting where every students sits around in a circle and basically introduces themselves or each other. Today they said each other’s names out loud to the tune of the Adam’s Family. After that, they shared what they did over the weekend, and then played a game…

March 14, 2016

This Monday was more of a normal school day. Mondays happen to be introductory days when the new unit gets introduced so Mrs. Smith was feeling a little bad for me because most of the activities where you get to do something with the students happen to start from Tuesdays. So we have to figure…

March 7, 2016

I started my first day as student teacher at Ancillae Assumpta¬†Academy today. This is a Catholic school that serves grades kindergarten to 8th grade. It is about a five minute walk from Arcadia University. I will be under Mrs. Jennifer Smith for the duration of my stay, which will be from today to May 16th,…