Monthly Archives: December 2011

Lauren Kross, Defining Violence

I have started my second week of teaching Take Ten to a group of third graders. Their willingness to learn and participate allows for an enjoyable experience. This week, we discussed violence and conflict. We played a charades game where … Continue reading

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Rafael Borges, Fair and Assertive Behavior

Many of my students already knew the meaning of the word aggressive but did not know other take ten vocabulary words like passive and assertive. None of the students could explain or give examples of the words passive or assertive … Continue reading

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Rocky Stroud, Favorite Memory

Take Ten has been a great experience so far. I am now more acclimated to the students as well as the curriculum. My fourth grade class seems to come alive when I walk in the door, always eager and ready … Continue reading

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