How I Teach, a Motivational and Interactive Staff-Development Poem and Song

How I Teach, a Motivational and Interactive Staff-Development Poem and Song
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This original motivational and interactive staff-development poem and song from Bee with Babsy B shares the how behind a teacher’s privilege and commitment to develop students’ oral language––the hearing and speaking of vocabulary and knowledge––such that every student can meet success as a reader and writer to become a lifelong learner. I wrote this poem to provide a fun and motivational tool that shares the how behind my commitment to develop oral language—the hearing and speaking of vocabulary and knowledge—such that every student meets success as a reader and writer and becomes a lifelong learner. I soon learned that “How I Teach” could be effective in my staff-development seminars that focus on developing oral language. The short poem, which can be sung to the tune of “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star,” invites attendees to join in to say or sing about what it is that we do to develop oral language in students while preparing them for success as readers and writers. I also use this poem at the close of my oral language development trainings, and seminar attendees ask for ”How I Teach” to use in their own staff-development sessions and/or as a personal reminder of their commitment to teaching. Attendees also ask for my similar poem/song, “Why I Teach.” In response to teacher requests, I’m pleased to offer both poems as two of several products in My TpT Store designed for individual motivation and as staff-development tools. You will also find a number of my original poems with activities for use with students, as well as more of my unique and original teaching products. Thank you for downloading this product. Enjoy! Please contact me with questions or comments at:

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We vigorously protect and defend our copyright. This product is made available as a download purchase by its author. All rights are reserved by the author, Babs Bell Hajdusiewicz, store owner and DBA as Bee with Babsy B, a division of Reading Realm, Inc. Copyright infringement is illegal. Printing of this poem without including its copyright notice and any trademark notice included therein constitutes copyright infringement and is illegal and strictly forbidden by copyright law and constitutes infringement of copyright law. Therefore, let it be known that any and all such use constitutes unlawful violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). Any such unlawful copying can and will be located by now known and unknown search mechanisms and will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the copyright law.

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5 pages
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Lifelong tool
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