Back to School - it's the first day of first grade! Let's face it - the days fly by in the beginning of the school year with procedures, read alouds, assemblies, etc. You don't need a HUGE packet to cram all the day activities in.
This is 5 classroom routines that I find are very useful and mimic my own classroom routines very closely. I don't like the bottom part saying the daring English teacher as I believe these routines can be used in a technology course just as well.
LLF- these are a lot of procedures, but I liked the procedure about recycling. I think recycling will be a important procedure in my classroom. Because of this, I plan on making a poster with the procedures on recycling for the students.
First Day Script in an Editable PowerPoint! Introduce Classroom Rules
Having classroom procedures and expectation in place for the first day of school can make all the difference in how your year goes. Set the right tone in your Middle School or High School class from the very first day with my Classroom Procedures and Expe
Are you planning your first two weeks to set students up for success? I had a few bumpy years that helped me learn my mistakes and help make these weeks the ones to get my classroom up and running. My year of teaching I learned how important those fir
7 Procedures Middle and High School Teachers Should Cover the First Week of School will be a great resource for me as I transition to a new school. They are great reminders coming back from any long break as well.
First Day of School - "Get-to-Know-Me Balloon Pop". An exciting and fun way to manage behavior on the day - Call on kiddos to come up and pop their balloon to get their secret get-to-know-you question inside! Love this idea!
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