I was teaching Solar System to Grade 8 Kids at an International School. I taught them about all the eight planets and one dwarf planet of the Solar System. I taught them about the orbit in which they revolve and rotate. Then, I gave them a project to make a Solar System in 3-Dimension. I …

It was my first day at a new school as a teacher of Science, though I was always interested in teaching Mathematics. Because the school had already four Mathematics teachers. So, there was no vacancy for a Mathematics teacher. I opened the gate of teachers’ room 408 and I found a book More Puzzles to …

In the last post, you got to know why a detailed lesson plan is necessary. In this post, I will show you what you should include in your detailed lesson plan. There are the most basic and necessary points to be included in the detailed lesson plan: Date of the class: It can be written …

I have seen a lot of teachers ignoring the lesson plan or doing it just for formality because the school/learning centre asks them to do it. But when you seriously go to class to teach your kids and want to teach everything you prepared for them, then you must make a detailed lesson plan. Why …

In various competitions, there are questions related to the Triangle. I have summarized some of the important rules are : 1. The sum of angles of a triangle is 180 degrees. x +y + z = 180 2. In an isosceles triangle, the altitude from the vertex bisects the base. AB=BC Altitude AD from vertex …

It was the last day of the term test. I was proctoring in room 201 in the first shift. The second proctor in my classroom was taking care of their students’ queries in the Auditorium, little above the 4th floor. I have always noticed invigilators/proctors while taking exams since my school days that: They sit …

There are hundreds of resources out there for online assessment and evaluation. Out of them, I am writing 5 Free Online Platform or Software to use for Assessment and Evaluation that I have used myself while teaching in schools. Those five are: (1) Testmoz: This is one of the best online testing platform available in …

We are in a world where kids of small cities have also access to smartphones if not laptop/computer. In the 21st Century almost all teachers across the world where they have internet access and students have a smartphone or laptop/PC access, teachers should know the basic teaching and assessment tools. I just made four categories …