at the beginning we do who took the cookie from the cookie jar.
______________ (insert name of child) took the cookie from the cookie jar
well don't worry...look carefully at your grade level curriculum objectives...I agree to much pressure to be able to do x and y for first grade....
why do you think they are not ready? I mean what areas in particular?
we live we learn. I would have called or sent a note home. I know I have made decisions like this that I have had to learn from later.
1. process into the gym class by class, to a piece of music I can't remember!
2. We say our pledges - including school pledges.
3. We perform -...
cat in the hat
hubbards cupboard website have great printable books.
write a letter to the local police/fire station thanking them?
oh and we sing a song to the tune of zip a dee doo dah
My, oh, my, summer's coming our way.
Plenty of sunshine,...
let them be little is awesome for a slide show.
we parade out of the gym to a version of shout waving our hands and dancing.
not quite the line you are going for but we do shout! (as in you know you make me wanna shout) as we come off he stage, parade around waving our...
wow I am sorry you are going through a tough time.
Firstly can you talk to your team about how they are making you feel? I know my own K team...
these children dont have the concept that it is a word I am teaching them. I show it to them and they say what letters they see.
Has anyone taught this unit? I am looking for ideas for science and social studies.
thanks for all the responses. I feel under so much pressure. We are aiming for knowing all words on the pre primer list.
I have 3 or 4 children who are barely recognizing any of the sight words we have learned this year.
I really need some ideas of what to do!...
wind - go out with windmills and streamers
use thermometers to compare temp in a bowl of ice to room temp. They love watching it just drop....
at or et
have you ever used words their way? Excellent for word families.
sight word flash cards, hubbards cupboard has great sight word printable books for sight words, word families etc, make words from playdough, cut...
I feel just like this about investigations math program - recently had an activity where they had to roll a dice,record the number, flip a chip to...