Do you feel like a “talking head” during the first couple days of school? We know that explicitly teaching procedures and expectations is a MUST for the beginning of the school year. However it’s a lot of information for a teacher to disseminate and for s
Parent/ Teacher Conferences & put this out for the parents. It was so cute having the kids write about what they're proud of their learning so far (yesterday) and the parent comments added today are even sweeter!
Once the students become familiar to Read to someone, we can give them different ways to read. This allows differentiation in the classroom where some students could try to include a couple different ways in one story.
An Easy Activity to Promote Growth Mindset in the elementary classroom. Chalk talks are great for making thinking visible. This activity works well in and fifth grade and beyond. Perfect back to school activity for the first week of school.