Houston, TX United States
The third-grade Humanities teacher will support literacy and language learning in a student-centered, inquiry-based, and differentiated learning environment. The teacher will teach reading and writing strategies and skills via a workshop model and then support student learning through facilitated small-group lessons and independent conferences. This teacher will also create engaging lessons around world geography, including continents, countries, cultures, and traditional tales of the world. These lessons will integrate reading and writing, while also incorporating a significant amount of inquiry and research. The 3rd-grade Humanities teacher will work collaboratively with the other members of the 3rd-grade team as well as Lower School specialists and administration to facilitate students’ academic and social-emotional growth, all while fostering skills critical for lifelong learning, including curiosity, creativity, cooperation, responsibility, and resilience.