must be nice being a teacher - all that time off!
no... that time off doesn't balance out the extra time and work put in throughout the other 10 months. PS2 has been a very busy and stressful time for me, and I have learned alot so far about teaching practices, assessment, classroom management, planning, and prioritizing. Teaching can be a rewarding profession, but it can also be one of the most stressful.
The Alberta Teaching Quality Standard KSAs can be found in full detail here. The list below is my own interpretation/summary of the 17 items for interim teacher certification.
a/1 - Contextual Variables
I decided to play a "Jeopardy" style game for review of some grade 3 math principles (polygons/2D shapes, patterns, mental math).
It's a simple Powerpoint file, with hyperlinks from the question value placeholders to the slides with questions.
Download the file for your own class (use it as a template for your own subjects/questions).