More to explore:
morning meeting ideas and daily 5 ideas. Great teacher website.
2nd Grade Social Studies
3rd grade teacher's blog
Files to use in your classroom! Ideas, ideas, ideas...
Teacher Resources for Daily 5, CAFE, and Writing Workshop structure
class bucket filling - have a class bucket instead of individual buckets. fill with pompoms when class does well - fill 4 times a year to win rewards. free printable reward sign.
classroom collective • student rights and responsibilities
Parents fill out information about their children and send it back to school. ...
this blog has lots of good ideas for your classroom
Let the kids and parents know a little bit about you at the beginning of the year. Love the photo addition!
To all the great teachers out there...this is you!
Daily Five Show Them How
"Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader" Great way to remind students and parents of the importance of reading
Literacy Activities ... A Teachers Toolbox. Broad worksheets that can be used for any reading lesson that then will question the students on what they have learned.
(G) "Classroom Rules" Have a discussion the first day about what it looks like to follow these rules. ie: be ready to learn- be in your seat, quiet and ready with all of your supplies and books you will need.
Personalized hall passes! Love! I could do this :) but maybe make them into necklaces? My kids always lost holding/clipping passes