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    Doing this at the beginning of the school year.



    • Bernadette Rudy

      Teaching Rules and Routines: Taking Care of Books, great library/classroom activity for the beginning of the year. Found under Classroom Management topic.

    • Kelsey Shue

      Do this at the beginning of the school year so kids knows how to handle books. This of course will vary by age .. Then I would hang it in the classroom library

    • Thomas Bussey

      How to treat books- record words and illustrate at the beginning of the year when teaching routines. Activity before opening the classroom library.

    • Elizabeth Fisanick

      How to treat books anchor charts...good idea for beginning of year...FYI, link does not go to the article this pic came from. Guess that's what I get for repinning.

    • Sara Holbrook

      Anchor chart about how to treat books. Trust me, this is 100% necessary for the younger grades.

    • Julie Nicole

      beginning of the year book chat. Could be good to do for classroom library instead/also.

    • Laura Beck Trower

      How to Treat Books - great for beginning of the year and introducing classroom library

    • Keeping it Captivating

      How to Treat Books Anchor Chart. Make at the beginning of the school year.

    • Suzi Ellett

      BOY Book Care Lesson

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