'Giraffes Can't Dance!' Listen to a Story, Draw With the Teacher, and Socialize!
During this one time class, children with listen to a story and create a drawing or art project involving one of the characters, event, or lesson of the story.
85 total reviews for this teacher
11 reviews for this class
Completed by 57 learners
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How does a "One-Time" class work?
Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
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Does your child love to listen to stories? Does your child love to draw and create art? If you answered yes to these questions, my class is the one for your child! I have been teaching for over 20 years and most of my career has been spent in Elementary education. I also have my early childhood endorsement and art endorsement so I am very excited to be able to teach a class not only including reading, but art also! I will be reading a short picture book and then as a class, we will do a take...
During the reading of 'Giraffes Can't Dance' by Giles Andreae, we will talk about the characters, make connections, understand the sequence of events, and use context clues to help us understand words that are unfamiliar. Reading to them will also help them develop and increase their language and listening skills. The stories I will read are children’s favorites and I promise you it will be not only be educational, but a great time for your child as well. I hope to instill the love of reading in children, expand their imagination, and increase their understanding of the world around them!
Students are encouraged to have drawing paper, pencil, and something to color with (crayons, colored pencils, or markers)
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Current English and Reading teacher, former Art and Elementary School Teacher.
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
85 total reviews
160 completed classes
Hi! My name is Jana Beckstead and I have been teaching for 21 years. I started my career teaching 3rd grade for 2 years and then moved on to teach 2nd grade for 5 years. Following that, I taught Kindergarten (5 years), 4th grade (5 years), and...