Goals for Pre-Internship

1. To be confident in front of the class

  • Have cooperating teaching and pre-intern partner observe and give feedback on my body language
  • Maintain eye contact with the class
  • Walk around the class, instead of standing in one place

2. Maintain an organized classroom where students are respectful

  • Create respect with the students by relating to their interests
  • Develop a way to keep students on task
  • Allow for organized chaos

3. Create lesson plans that engage the students

  • Find a way to hook students at the beginning of a topic/lesson
  • Establish topics that guide students, but allow them to figure out a process to find an answer
  • Use inquiry based learning so students find answers to questions that intrigue them