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RELATIONSHIPS – WHAT’S ALL THE FUSS ABOUT?

I recently tweeted the following in response to a question put out to the Twitterverse by Dr. Justin Tarte, an educator who’s ideas and messages often resonate with me. RELATIONSHIPS! Most kids will usually behave out of function of attachment. When they don't it's likely stress behaviour not misbehaviour. — Sheila Vick (@sheila_vick) July 16,… Continue reading RELATIONSHIPS – WHAT’S ALL THE FUSS ABOUT?

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RD PROGRAM – Evaluation and Feedback

The following is my evaluation of an implementation project that I worked on with two classes at my school. Read more about the project here. The general goal of my implementation plan was to influence and encourage more respect for diversity within the classroom, thereby allowing all students to be contributing and valued members of the… Continue reading RD PROGRAM – Evaluation and Feedback

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Setting Sail – A Reflection

The following is a reflection on an implementation project that I have been working on with two class at my school. Read more about the project here. Since starting in education, I have always had a general understanding of what inclusion means. What has been more challenging over the years however, is knowing where and how to start, in… Continue reading Setting Sail – A Reflection

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Social Smarts

The following is a reflection on part of an implementation project that I have been working on with a Grade 4 class at my school. Read more about the project here. Although my initial plan for this project was simply to trial the Respecting Diversity Program with two classes at my school, my research leading up to the… Continue reading Social Smarts

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RD Program Lesson 8 – Group A

The following is a reflection on Lesson 8 of the RD Program that I have started in collaboration with a classroom teacher in a kindergarten classroom at my school. Read more about the program here, as well as reflections on each lesson: Lesson 1 Lesson 2 Lessson 3 Lesson 4 Lesson 5/6/7 The purpose of Lesson 8 is for students to learn… Continue reading RD Program Lesson 8 – Group A

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RD Program Lesson 5/6/7 – Group A

The following is a reflection on Lessons 5,6, and 7 of the RD Program that I have started in collaboration with a classroom teacher in a kindergarten classroom at my school. Read more about the program here, as well as reflections on each lesson: Lesson 1 Lesson 2 Lessson 3 Lesson 4 Through discussion with the classroom teacher, and because… Continue reading RD Program Lesson 5/6/7 – Group A

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RD Program Lesson 4 – Group A

The following is a reflection on Lesson 4 of the RD Program that I have started in collaboration with a classroom teacher in a kindergarten classroom at my school. Read more about the program here, as well as reflections on each lesson: Lesson 1 Lesson 2 Lessson 3 The purpose of Lesson 4 is to discuss careers and how they… Continue reading RD Program Lesson 4 – Group A