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Fashionista teacher- 6th grade ELA/Campus Instructional Leader, book lover, techie teacher, YA writer, and wannabe crime solver. #goals #iamwfisd #barwise

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What a "sweet" surprise! Thank you, @WFISDschools curriculum peeps! That list pad will be used by January, no doubt… https://t.co/WWlUXzEpz0 @HPrestonEdu Or...maybe this is me?!? This definitely describes me too. I must read this book! #WFISDchat @CathyNielson3 Haven't read the book, but based on @CathyNielson3 description, this sounds like me! #WFISDchat @classycargal @Kuhrteous @WFISDschools @haynes_nwa I dont own this book! Am I supposed to?! Eeek.A1: Don't ask others to do what you are not willing to yourself. You also need to be the example as much as possibl… https://t.co/eA7ExsdgVtDon't forget to answer your questions with A1, A2, etc. Make sure #WFISDchat is in your response. Let's get this pa… https://t.co/lcaPo3TN9q
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ Ⓨⓔⓐⓡⓨ @Shailjajdatt Welcome! You are far from Texas, but we are glad you are here!Hi! I'm Amy from @BarwiseTeamSoar! I teach 6th ELA and am one of the CILs for my campus. I ❤ watching National Lamp… https://t.co/Jb0PJBC6WE#WFISDchat is coming up in about an hour! I can’t wait to network and learn from everyone! Remember, see if you can… https://t.co/qUB7EYw8NZ
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12/3
2019
Down to 16 emails. Is there a better feeling than this? Who is with me??? #tamingtheemaildragon #emailcleanuphttps://t.co/1nJunff11G
11/21
2019
About to get this party started! @BarwiseTeamSoar Parent Engagement Night is about to start, and team 6th ELA has a… https://t.co/jQR6gYOgNnA5: Students need to practice proper email etiquette, understanding how easy it is to miscommunication or misunders… https://t.co/vdsCHiQbanA4: I am not the best in this area, but I try to rephrase what Ss tell me, keep eye contact, turn toward them, and… https://t.co/k41A0JoFYiA3: Model with a student helper what a conversation would look like and not look like. Give many opportunities. I o… https://t.co/rh6YbzkX2cA2: This seems silly, but it is something I am learning as an adult also: repeat what someone says to you. We also… https://t.co/5PEZuMzhOOA1: It has to be modeled, and Ss also need experiences to see, hear about, and read about empathy in action. We wat… https://t.co/3Ki55T1uLbI'm ready to do this! Amy here from Barwise Middle School. I teach 6th ELA and am a campus instructional leader.… https://t.co/5qyGqUec1A
11/19
2019
Great idea! https://t.co/lWehTcaChLWoohoo! We did it...in 30 minutes! What did you think of the pacing for tonight's chat? Too fast or just right? Let… https://t.co/tXSAB7OVNP @gena_redhead We won't use CBs for anything other than bell ringers the next 3 days in my room. I still use mostly… https://t.co/ZIKjjTEuzh @classycargal @BlendspacePL New tech tool to try! I have never heard of @BlendspacePL!A5: This one is TOUGH! I think the key is to spiral as much as you can while choosing core TEKS . We have so many,… https://t.co/3p7GNeb10RQ5: Time often doesn’t seem to be on a teacher’s side. Sometimes we feel we have to move on before our students may… https://t.co/L9mQdHm99M @gena_redhead That's cool but a little crazy lol. I need some of the data passion. I love data, but I probably need… https://t.co/07LNgrQgvMA4: Technology!!! A few favs: @gimkit to gather quick data, @PearDeck to provide variety of responses, @EdjiNotes f… https://t.co/0hHvLRq5kbQ4: Technology can often be a time-saver and a lifesaver! How do you use technology to help students connect to an… https://t.co/kCEI7Dnr4q @classycargal @Screencastify @Flipgrid @WeVideo Do you mean to do a reteach? Intrigued... That's how I use video th… https://t.co/0eNifKN1uN @milam_bullard I like the idea of writing on desks.A3 cont. I use data to figure out what I need to do next. I also use it to design reteaches, mini lessons, who to p… https://t.co/ggYw1PkvFqA3: Daily but I try get a read where ALL students are at least 4x thru a 2 week unit, for ex. I also pick specific… https://t.co/g8rldOklPTQ3: Teachers have to be detectives sometimes, gathering evidence and processing it. How often do you gather data, a… https://t.co/9nltIaCIl7 @heymrsbond Video is such a great assessment tool! Love it! @MrsFlores08 I hope to sneak in and see your stations tomorrow! :)A2: Seidlitz (like QSSSA) is great for assessing students throughout a lesson, but I also love using games, doodle… https://t.co/yzIV7LPUVf @HNAPrice3rd @wizerme has been a fav of my mine for years! I don't think I could live without it. @MrsFlores08 https://t.co/IsCBEhgSLyQ2: Before we can address issues with students not understanding, we have to know that they aren't getting what we… https://t.co/Bz8VBysMvL @gena_redhead I never thought about that! I can see that though. #WFISDchat @GamemasterEdu Just finished my daily Covet game right before the chat. I'll be honest...I rarely miss a day. And I feel no guilt! @milam_bullard Same with reading. By the time that get to me, those gaps can be so wide. Baby steps for sure! #WFISDchatA1: I will go ahead and say it- sometimes it is HOW we present that content. Other factors can include issues we ca… https://t.co/F9Uk87TBwqQ1: Sometimes the content we teach just doesn’t click with all students. What are some factors that influence if a… https://t.co/reCXJMQk0b @heymrsbond I need some of that!!! @milam_bullard That happens here in Texas?! Did I miss that day? Lol. :) @MrsFlores08 Yippee! Glad you are joining us! My son started wrestling for Vernon Middle. He is loving it! @musicartteacher @HaynesNWAcademy I'm getting sucked in by the Jane app and all of the sweaters! It's cold though s… https://t.co/aXnQnRJFjb @HNAPrice3rd Welcome!!!!Hi! I'm Amy Yeary, and I teach 6th ELA at Barwise where I am also a campus instructional leader. I loooove warm wea… https://t.co/10jz6HkODuHi! Welcome to tonight's #WFISDchat! Introduce yourself by telling us who you are, what you do, and what your favor… https://t.co/uwbB1HtLmYOne hour until #WFISDchat! Join us, no matter where you are or what you teach! See you soon! @WFISDschoolshttps://t.co/IEvZZ6uaN9
11/12
2019
Shhhh! Here is 5 classroom noise monitor apps to help calm the chaos. https://t.co/D918I5ATbP @WeAreTeachershttps://t.co/pKvGlLEv7O
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ ⓎⓔⓐⓡⓨYes to this! I don't understand why so many Ts are opposed to providing a reteach and then allowing Ss to rework or… https://t.co/fP0BXDbBMmA5: It starts by giving them feedback before ever giving them a grade. I have to avoid the "What grade would this b… https://t.co/YnKhsoIVEkA4: I think this is something to be introduced after there has been trust built, Ss really understand the culture y… https://t.co/01eqtFoqXlIn order for students to engage in meaningful conversations they need: * strong class norms of respect and caring… https://t.co/k5jJDYz3Vn
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ Ⓨⓔⓐⓡⓨ @mrs_b_green Oh, yes! And I love that with @peardeck, I can go back to the teacher dashboard and see which students… https://t.co/pZ8MorUvVA @ChristineYH I love that with @Seesaw allows parents to see their child's reflections, learning, book reviews, etc.… https://t.co/gOHSUo3LTp @brian_arnot @ChristineYH @Seesaw has been HUGE on my "gradeless" journey.A3: Start off by intentionally popping in and asking questions. - How are you doing? - Could you read your wo… https://t.co/DbynU0gv5w
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ ⓎⓔⓐⓡⓨA3: Many ways, but I like Ss giving me ideas on how they can be assessed- choice. We have to give unit tests (summa… https://t.co/d6XulGbGhlGreat idea for keeping a conversation going with students while still assessing learning. https://t.co/pALZJcWYdjA2: You have to KNOW your student, not just know the data produced from a test or from an assignment. What do they… https://t.co/iEdoWEqcN7A1: The purpose of assessment is to inform: Learners how they are doing. What they are doing well and what they ca… https://t.co/0s9mxn3Jko
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ ⓎⓔⓐⓡⓨA1: The purpose of assessment, imo, is two-fold. I need to see if Ss have mastered the skills taught but I also wan… https://t.co/BpGjHwrpt5Amy Yeary from Wichita Falls, Tx. I am a 6th grade ELA teacher and campus instructional leader for #WFISD. I would… https://t.co/JYz4tpfFSBJoin us tonight! #TG2Chat @AaronSBlackwel1 @awfrench1 @jessicazeller @jedjnr @champforkids @Hedreich @MissMoeTeaches https://t.co/JU8fSyLCHx
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ ⓎⓔⓐⓡⓨWant a sneak peek at the questions for tomorrow night's #WFISDchat? Well, here ya go! Can't wait to get some grea… https://t.co/dmar2N7uTw
11/11
2019
Sometimes students just can't seem to grasp a concept or "get it." We know this, but how we handle it is what reall… https://t.co/HX9tA4579L
11/10
2019
@megoverby Lies.
11/9
2019
Bus trip to Dallas for the opera calls for a great book! I'm finally reading @JasonReynolds83 Long Way Down. Better… https://t.co/V3QiUr7fwG
11/6
2019
Thank you, #WFISDchat! Teacher & administrator fatigue is real, but it is more manageable when we have the support… https://t.co/QMyu9tSoD1
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ ⓎⓔⓐⓡⓨA5: I am not the best model of a teacher who takes good care of myself, but I still have advice! Learn to say no- y… https://t.co/2bQC1zkxmiA4: I have folders for each class that I add things for absent Ss, a file box with copies already made for Ss who m… https://t.co/zgIOFWxQPFA3: I spend a huge amount of time differentiating, prepping for reteach and retry options, etc. I wish I had more t… https://t.co/zcessOs1UR @Toups_J All of these are spot on!A2: Having a structured learning environment with dependable routines helps things run more smoothly. When things r… https://t.co/CIwjEEyvWh @MilamDyslexia https://t.co/LzWuZ3a0PEA1: I struggle to focus, I get sick (ahem), I start losing track of things, and I get more emotional. My family get… https://t.co/nHjHU7cD66I am also incredibly grateful for my sub today, Mr. Handley! He had a great report for me, and that made my day!… https://t.co/ID4hEyvg7xHi, all! Amy Yeary here! I'm a 6th ELA teacher and campus instructional leader at @BarwiseTeamSoar! I am grateful f… https://t.co/hWoEEoyLWM
11/5
2019
Hey, #WFISDchat! Let's talk about teacher fatigue tomorrow and see what we can do collectively to combat an issue t… https://t.co/LcYtVvdP6A
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11/4
2019
A1 A student-centered classroom has ☞student work hanging on the walls ☞kids sitting in groups ☞groups working on… https://t.co/nbBPtgqWvW
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10/28
2019
#WFISDchat #bebold https://t.co/O902zZ3WqU
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10/27
2019
A milestone reached: Day 50! 50 days of having students reflect on learning and providing ME feedback on classroom… https://t.co/gAnDmybm7M
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Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ ⓎⓔⓐⓡⓨAll first draft writing is crappy. Even Walt Whitman knew that when he drafted "O Captain, My Captain!" Thanks to D… https://t.co/xGgXx4gsrX
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ ⓎⓔⓐⓡⓨThis rock star 8th gr science T was on fire 🔥 🎵🎶🎵🎶 Literally!! @periodicnerdy Ss we’re engaged & so we’re 2… https://t.co/VlFZcqkuFH
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10/24
2019
Love this idea for when we get into organizational patterns! https://t.co/yUtQfd64fdJoin 2020 NY State Teacher of Year @MrsMurat and @MikeSzczepanik on Sunday at 8PM EST for #TG2Chat on "Teching" in… https://t.co/dUqhzqHoZn
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10/23
2019
Student Agency: What Do Students Want to Create to Demonstrate Their Learning? https://t.co/W70VIREvbW #edchathttps://t.co/mTYXEqT80a
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ ⓎⓔⓐⓡⓨJust because someone’s brain is wired differently, doesn’t mean they cannot persevere! •Michael Phelps...ADHD •Stev… https://t.co/7lpn1Dgmsy
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10/20
2019
@OrganizeFISH #adhdteacher does need to a thing!!! :)The zombies are attacking! Today we are doing a quick vocab review using one of my fav tech tools- @gimkit!… https://t.co/AnSwJpxtNI
10/18
2019
Just signed up!Hmmm. Have to try this out. I have never heard of educandy. Free caught me though! https://t.co/l41Tn0F1rR
10/17
2019
❤️"Teaching children is an accomplishment; getting children excited about learning is an achievement." Robert John Meehan
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ ⓎⓔⓐⓡⓨAwesome day today: All classes - 8Parts 7th Gr. - rolled dice to determine how many clues per slide for our… https://t.co/pwlUGitGmJ
Retweeted by Ⓐⓜⓨ ⓎⓔⓐⓡⓨThese are awesome! https://t.co/4e4WnjeMuRAnother "creation response" activity. We used revising task cards added to Google Slides. Each response coordinates… https://t.co/x8llUEgWFr
10/16
2019

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