Building classroom community is essential in every elementary classroom. Students need to work together all year long! This blog post has activities and an anchor chart that are perfect for fostering teamwork.
Students engage in Social Studies through games, real life activities, reader's theatre and more! Find out more about using centers in the first grade classroom to make Social Studies more meaningful. DANCING INTO FIRST
I Just don’t like the sound of NO! (How about MAYBE?) by Julia Cook is a terrific book for little ones of all ages. We are using it in our multi age story time and the response has been wonderful. Our focus is to use the book and these activities to appropriately accept no for an answer and to disagree in a social acceptable manner.
Are you teaching your students about growth mindset? Do they understand how the brain works? Use Your Fantastic Elastic Brain to deepen your students' understanding of growth mindset. This blog post will help you understand the what the book contains as well as a few tips and ideas for discussions and activities.