these are great ideas!
I do it during free choice centres time. The kids get pretty absorbed in their play.
i have a student moving out of town at the end of the week and I was wondering what any of you have found to be successful goodbye activities.
Or you could make a DVD slideshow.
I did that using iMovie software. Then I burnt a CD and I didn't have to connect a computer and...
i think it's great
i like that it encourages kids not to just label, and not to try to tell a whole story
I do the cards, and then at circle time I hold up one card and say 'who lives on ________ street?"
and the child should stand up and say "I live...
I need to be realistic about how long it takes to get the kids ready to go outside. I don't want to rush the kids or have the...
I agree. One 'snow day' I had about 12 and it was fabulous. I could give the children personal attention and everything seemed so calm.
In my classroom i do reader response pages for the books I read aloud. I usually have the title filled in. The kids draw a story and tell me...
i had collected some of my students' work and put it into a portfolio book. then after they got their diplomas and did a very short performance,...
40 minutes every day at the same time, just like all the elementary teachers in my district
i'm in the same boat! :) looking forward to responses
maybe talk to the 1st/2nd grade teachers to see if you can use some of the things they prepare for their classes
i made a dvd imovie slideshow of all the photos i've taken of the kids this year. i hope to have enough time to burn one for each family before...
i've got my very first parent teacher interviews tonight
15 minute slots
i'll find out this week when they deliver; someone in my class ordered a lot from that catalogue, so now i'm getting it for free
not sung, but recited with arm motions;
God made the sun,
God made the sea;
God made the food
and God made me
Thank you for the sun
what about having an open house night or a literacy night
or a celebration in the classroom with a performance where you invite in the...
thanks for starting this thread as I am about to start letting the parents come into my room too.
i was going to do my free-chioce centres for...