I am wondering the same thing. I'm moving from 6th grade Language Arts to 3rd grade self-contained. Any information would be very helpful!! :)
WOO HOO!!! Thanks for the great news! We made High Growth :) Now lets see when we get it...
I have also been reading the Fountas and Pinnell book. I highly recommend it if you are interested in Reader's Workshop. :)
Wow I LOVE your room!! Very inviting!! Have a good first day:D
I would like to know more about this as well. I only teach Reading & Spelling and would like to know how to incorporate it into my daily routine.
Good Luck!! You will do great! I was in your exact position last year so I know how it feels and I will definitely be the same way this year! :D
My kids loved played the simple game of Telephone (I would start with a funny phrase).
Also, they taught me the game Hello Mr. Judge....
I found a cursive alphabet with pictures at the Dollar Tree. I found a pic but it's not very good. You will have to click the picture to make it...
Here are some pics from my 4th grade classroom last year: (Hope this works)
Congrats on getting a job! Especially since it is in 4th grade!!
I graduated college last May and I had all my experience in 1st and 2nd...
I currently teach in a departmentalized 4th grade. I teach Reading to 4 different classes, including my homeroom, each day. One teacher teaches...
You will LOVE 4th grade! Last year was my first year and it went really well. I also don't have a job for each student because it does get a...
We do a block type schedule so a week is:
Reading- 300 mins
Science/Soc Stud/Health- 300 mins (alternate)
Math- 300 mins...
Thank you! This seems very interesting. Did you buy the book?
This is really something I am interested in but I'm not understanding the program completely. What exactly is "first choice", "second choice",...
Thanks guys for the cute names! :woot:
I have a:
student of the week
homework planner checker (2)
floor monitor (2)
classroom monitor (2)
I'm doing a beach/tropical theme this year with my 4th graders. Any ideas on some cute-sy classroom job names??
I love your spelling ideas for homework! I think it will really keep the kids interested in spelling homework and not getting bored with it!...
Ok so I was at school yesterday and found out that my new Reading block will be for a whole hour!! I'm super excited because I feel like I can...
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