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Transition Tip to Begin Circle Time- Tutorial Video. I really like the wind chime idea before you sing the gathering song.

Transition Tip to Begin Circle Time-Video

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Just put this poem in my preschool room on the back of the classroom door ;)

Classroom Freebies Too: A Transition Chant Freebie!~I can see this for Be in Your Seat for high schoolers, A count down without claps.

Classroom Freebies Too: A Transition Chant Freebie!

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Must use these classroom management ideas!

Classroom Management That Works - myTeachersLounge

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Ten Tips for Circletime in the Preschool Classroom by Teach Preschool

Ten tips for circletime in the preschool classroom

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Circle Time Fill In The Sentences

Management Songs /Chants: For Closing Markers: “Be sure you hear a click or your marker will get sick!” For Talking in Line: "Tootsie Roll, Lollipop, we've been talking, now we stop!” For Carrying Paper Scraps to Trash "Push the scraps into your hand. Now, make a sandwich.”

KinderGals: Found a Classroom in DC…well close to DC Anyways!

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Not the usual tooty ta! Great for quick movement or "commercial break" - and it ends with crisscross applesauce, hands in your lap.

How to keep the students engaged during Calendar Math (a daunting task for sure)...some practical tips ie: hand motions, think-pair-share, student leaders, etc...

FREE schedule cards from Cara Carroll. LOVE them- huge variety |Pinned from PinTo for iPad|

Sharing Kindergarten: First Week Back!

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Dozens of Attention Signals to try with your students!

Attention Signal Ideas! | Minds in Bloom

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Tens frame practice at calendar time using Velcro and counters.

Kate's Kindergarten: Morning Meeting Time

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Transitions Songs (for cleaning, snacktime and lining up)