Eeeek! Starting my 6th month at Qkids and am a little nervous about renewal. This last month has been full of unexpected events and I had to cancel multiple classes each week. I messaged both CCT and coach regarding the situation, just so they knew what was going on. Anyhoo, looking back at the last … Continue reading 5 months with Qkids!
Time is sure flying by! I can't believe I've been teaching with Qkids for FOUR months now! You know that statement "time flies when you're having fun!"...It is so true in this case. I'm going to say it again...Qkids is awesome! Month 4 is in the books and I would like to share what I've … Continue reading Month 4 with Qkids!
I feel fortunate to have been given the opportunity to teach a variety of levels for Qkids since starting in April. I am always amazed at how smart and enthusiastic about learning the students are. Their energy is infectious, and I always find myself having a great time. Even if there are times when classes … Continue reading How to Extend Lessons for Upper Level Students-Qkids
Can you believe it is July already?! Time sure is flying by! I have been teaching with/for Qkids for 3 whole months now and it has been a blast so far. I continue to learn new things everyday. Shout out to all the Qkids facebook groups and Qkids staff for being so positive and supportive! … Continue reading What I’ve learned from Qkids (Month 3)
What is Total Physical Response (TPR)? “Total Physical Response (TPR) is a method of teaching language or vocabulary concepts by using physical movement to react to verbal input…The purpose of TPR is to create a brain link between speech and action to boost language and vocabulary learning.”¹ I think TPR is teaching by emphasizing words, … Continue reading TPR: Total Physical Response- What it means to me and Helpful Tips
Hellooo. I am back with another Qkids related blog entry. This time I will be writing about my morning routine before class. I live on the west coast, and the earliest class I teach is the 5 AM ones. I don't think I can do the 3 AM ones, but kudos to those who do! … Continue reading How I Prepare for my early (5 AM) classes-Qkids
Hello, I am back with another Qkids blog entry. For those looking for sticker references, please see below. I apologize for the pictures in advance, I know they can be a little difficult to see, but hopefully they are helpful. Stickers Page 1 Stickers Page 2 Masks If any of these are inaccurate, please post … Continue reading Sticker Reference-Qkids
Congratulations! You've passed the initial phase of the application process and have been asked to participate in the demo 1 interview. Nice job!! After all the excitement, I bet some of you are a bit anxious and nervous about it too, huh? Well, no worries. Below are a couple of tips for a successful demo … Continue reading Demo 1 Tips-Qkids
Hi friends! I am back with another blog about Qkids, specifically for ratings. I've seen many teachers posting about their ratings, and others who don't quite know where to go/look to find theirs. There are many posts in Facebook groups with instructions on how to find the ratings on both MAC and PC computers/laptops. For … Continue reading How to find your rating on a PC
Hello friends, if you are here, that means you are interested in or already working for Qkids, amiright? I'm definitely still a newbie and learning the ropes a bit, but I'd like to share what I've learned so far and share some tips for situations that you may encounter. I'd like to begin by saying … Continue reading What I’ve learned working with Koby, Momo, and Friends (Qkids)-Month 2