theories reflect your beliefs I would have to say that engagement theory where

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theories reflect your beliefs? I would have to say that engagement theory, where students Leading Question: What are some different ways you will use student centered vs teachercentered learning for your students in your classroom? References: Tompkins, G. E. (2017). Literacy for the 21st century: A balanced approach (7th ed.). Melbourne, VIC: Pearson Australia Group Pty. (https:// Warrick, Paula ()
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Feb 21, 2019 Reply My orientation is both teacher centered and student centered. I believe in order to reach all the children in your classroom academically, you need to offer different teaching styles. All students learn in different ways so I believe you will have a higher success rate if you teach both ways. I think children need a classroom that has small group, large group and individual activities to create a balanced classroom. I taught Pre-K for 10 years, then special education for 1 year and now PE for 4 years. I have had the honor of teaching in many different settings and many different sizes of classrooms. I have found one thing does not work for every child so if you teach in different styles you are a better teacher. I believe you need to make your classroom like a home or a community. You need to get to know each and every one of your students so that you know how to reach them all. Reading and writing can be difficult for some children especially if they have a learning disability, so be patient and kind while teaching these subjects. The children who excel in these areas, can always be a helpful tool when helping those students who have a hard time. (http Pop, Caroline () Feb 23, 2019 Reply Paula, You are very right that one style will likely not work for every student. It is great that you've had the experience of being able to see that first hand! I love how you mention the excelling students helping the struggling students. The act of pairing students and creating partners is a great way to build friendships among the students, but also help the excelling students to remember the material by explaining it further and the struggling students by the material being explained in a potentially different way. I remember being paired with a dyslexic student in 6th grade and we're still friends! It worked out very well for us and in our LA class! (https:// Gilbert, Jeremy () Feb 21, 2019
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