We teach in a full inclusion third grade classroom in an urban public school with 830 hardworking students. These incredible children come to us with a variety of diverse academic, social emotional and linguistic needs.
An inclusion classroom is a learning environment dedicated to supporting all students; those who are at or exceeding grade level expectations and those with special needs.
A majority of the students in our classroom are English Language Learners. Access to quality education technology opens up incredible opportunities for more targeted math and ELA intervention, as well as enriching avenues for self expression.
In our experience, Chromebooks are powerful tools for making ELA and math content flexible enough for all students.
Our school is dedicated to providing an education that supports student voice and choice in their learning.
Imagine: Students listening to chapter books they can't yet access on their own, animating story books using scratch and manipulating visual math tools to strengthen math fluency. Chromebook applications like Google Read and Write can be transformative for a student, allowing an oral story or poem to be captured into text. Students can translate school event invitations into their home language for family members.
We care deeply about our students and are grateful for your support to make our classroom experience even more equitable.
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