I teach fourth grade in Cerritos, in Southern California, which affords us plenty of sunny days to enjoy going outside and learning.
I have been using The Walking Classroom for over six years. When I first heard about it, I was like, “I can get paid to walk?”
This post is part of our Walk This Way series, designed to share The Walking Classroom experiences of teachers and students across the United States. This post provides a glimpse into Kathie Yonemura’s class. Click here to… Read More
My class is beyond thrilled when a Walking Classroom podcast is scheduled. They know the routine! First, we build background knowledge and meet vocabulary via a brief Powerpoint. Then, the students are responsible for independently completing a… Read More
My next site visit in California was a second stop in Santa Ana, where I visited Jessica Lostaunau’s 4/5 combo class at Taft Elementary. Ms. Lostaunau is wrapping up her second year implementing The Walking Classroom. She… Read More
It’s hard to believe that it’s been over a month since my trek to California for the ASCD Conference (and four fun site visits!) in late March. My first stop was in Santa Ana. There I… Read More