On Year 3 but other than the first bright pink new teacher square, I'm already mostly in the "veteran" teacher space! maintaining your sanity and passion for teaching, new teacher thinking vs. veteran teacher thinking
Task Develop guidelines for success - I think the group work expectations chart would be helpful at the beginning of the year because it gets student to see what the teacher is expecting of them through out the school year.
Games for the classroom: FREE Read and retell game. Love this idea to pass the dice around the room and have 6 students roll and retell. or I could roll as the teacher and choose students to retell. This would also work great for small reading groups.
Inferring Anchor Chart Standards addressed by using this chart: grade: Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text. grade: Quote accurately from a t