Classroom observation and reflection paper classroom observation and reflection paper diana sanamyan mte / 501 february 13, 2012 dr david bolton classroom observation and reflection paper i observed. Given the consistent patterns noted above, observations of children’s classroom behaviors paired with activity settings have implications for working with individual children, as well as how teachers make choices about setting up the classroom for all children. It looks like you've lost connection to our server please check your internet connection or reload this page. The classroom that i did my observation in was an inclusion preschool class the first observation took place, in the classroom, between twelve and two in the afternoon the second observation took place, in the classroom, between nine and eleven in the morning.
Reflective essay on classroom observations by terri s dudley, ms ed schools of today hold a variety of challenges first and foremost, schools should be learning communities where teacher improvement comes from a plethora of sources. Classroom observations were 15 min in length, providing only a small sampling of behavior however, previous research ( abikoff et al, 1980 , abikoff et al, 1977 , abikoff et al, 2002 , platzman et al, 1992 , skansgaard and burns, 1998 ) has utilized observations of similar length. Culture cap classroom observations then we each wrote brief summarie, including a description of the class observed, a highlight/insight or two, and some cultural hypotheses that came from the observation and analysis kindergarten/esl classroom for my classroom observation, i varied from the type of classroom most of us have.
I am thinking about returning to the classroom and i want to get over my anxiety about teacher observations and evaluations i got three bad evaluations and i want to do better but got no real feedback on how to accomplish that. Describe the classroom in which you completed your observation (include the kinds of activities you observed the teacher and students engaged in, and the socio-economic, ethnic, racial, and language diversity of the students). Essay on classroom observation report 1086 words 5 pages classroom observation i use to believe that being a teacher was going to be eight hours of teaching and being with children being a teacher seemed to be the easiest career choice out there for me after viewing the students of all ages and levels, i have changed my opinion of teaching. My observations were spent in a kindergarten classroom at osceola elementary during my time there i went between two of the kindergarten classrooms as much as possible the teachers were mrs amy collins and mrs landa erwine the main classroom i was in was mrs amy collins who had 13 students in. Dsp training classroom observation report july 2007 implementation of classroom observation process by rocp region between march 2, 2006 and january 24, 2007, a total of 36 training sessions were.
Classroom observation edu 305 classroom observation summary my classroom observation took place at iberville elementary school in small rural community in plaquemine, louisiana school is dismissed for summer so i observed the super why camp which is a continuation of the regular school session for pre-k students. What are people looking for when they walk through my classroom sebastian wren, phd nce upon a time, a long, long time ago, teachers were allowed to close their classroom doors, and basically teach their students whatever they wanted to, however they wanted to, whenever they wanted to to write in a learning log a brief description of. Classroom observations intended to measure and enhance teacher performance a key ingredient of any classroom or school environment, with regard to learning and development, is the nature and quality of interaction between adults and students although other factors, such as curriculum, teacher. I remember my first observations, i was very nervous upon entering the classroom after that day i always felt comfortable in the classroom during my observations, i never saw the teacher leave any students out of the lecture that they taught to their students that day. Pif not observed during the time monitor is in the classroom, a conversation may take place with the teacher to ask what he/she does to address this portion of the instruction for the ell(s) in the class.
Preschool classroom essay my observation was august 17, 2011 it was about 9:30 in the morning when i began my study i went to sugar land preschool learning center there were 17 children. Fill this out during the classroom observation 1 - description of the classroom: describe how the seating is arranged, number and kind of windows and lights, describe/list any special equipment or materials note especially if there are. The following is a report of an english language teaching (elt) classroom observation the classroom observed for the purposes of this report was a third year undergraduate class who studied in bari, italy due to the nature of the teaching environment, this report has two points of discussion the. Final observation 1 early childhood final observation reflection mary jane dickey for my third and final observation of an early childhood education institution i visited the preschool classroom of manchester nursery school in north manchester, indiana the classroom consisted of eight children, five and six years old.
Build institutional excellence in the classroom class® is a research-based method of measuring, evaluating, and improving teacher-student interactions trusted research over 150 studies confirm class works children in classrooms with higher class scores have better social, emotional, and academic outcomes. Amanda welter mused 351 observation essay i teacher skills and learners the teacher that i observed for this project is quite competent i appreciate many of the things that she does in her classroom. Inclusive schooling observation general second grade classroom observation and interviews the second grade classroom in which i observed the sxi student was rectangular the entry door to the classroom was located in the middle of one of the long sides the wall. Diversity in the classroom promoting diversity is a goal shared by many in american colleges and universities, but actually achieving this goal in the day-to-day classroom is often hard to do the goal of this teaching module is to highlight a few of the key challenges and concerns in promoting diversity, and illustrate ways to incorporate an.
G aggressiveness did the student act aggressively to other people or property for example, did he or she hit, kick, bite, pinch, scratch, push, throw objects at, or spit at another. Observation reflection as i walked into the classroom for my first day of observations, i was greeted with a warm “hello” in fact, each time that i entered a new classroom i was given the same greeting all of the teachers were more than happy to be helping a future. Observation of the classroom the way a classroom is designed is very important in order for a classroom to run smoothly it is important to have enough toys, furniture and space to keep children happy.