Operation Observation: Freebie - Raise your Evaluation Scores!

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Get easy tips to immediately increase your observation scores with this resource from an experienced evaluator and classroom teacher.

In this freebie, I go over the 1st of the top ten biggest mistakes made by teachers and the easiest ways to ensure that you score higher on your next evaluations. In the full resource available on TPT, I've included sample lesson plans from recent observations in my own kindergarten classroom to serve as a guide when creating your lesson plans.

You can see the full resource here:
Operation Observation Video and Tons of Helpful Printables!

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It is my hope that you will carry the lessons learned into your everyday teaching methods. Each of these ideas will not only strengthen your scores, but they will make you a stronger teacher overall.

In this freebie, you will receive a video explanation of the first tip and the supporting documents including an in-depth explanation, modeling by the teacher, and a planner to help guide you.

The full resource is broken down into several components. You will receive everything you need from a binder cover, to checklists, to special tips. These include:

Various covers to create an observation notebook planner

10 easy ways to increase your evaluation scores

An in-depth explanation of each of those ways

Planners to guide you when creating a lesson

A checklist to ensure you have incorporated the most essential components for a strong lesson

Sample lesson plans that were recently used on high scoring observations in my classroom!

If you would like to purchase the full resource, you can go here:

Operation Observation

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