Has anyone or is anyone subcribing to "Instructor" Magazine? Is it helpful and would you recommend it?
I don't think I have to worry about that. I have to be at school a week before it starts so I will find out what is expected of me.
I missed the sale at Mardell's. I would have spent money that I really didn't have to spend anyway. I know this is the 100th year for OK. but...
I like the "Smile! You're in the 4th grade!"
Does anyone have an idea for smiley faces theme?
I'm thinking about smiley faces. Something like..."We're all smiles about 4th grade". Does it sound corny? Anyway, I can't think of anything for...
I will be in Stillwater.
I will have 20 kids plus a full-time aid. I feel really fortunate to have her!
What was your theme last year? OK. is celebrating their 100 year centennial this year and I was thinking about that. We also learn...
I was also thinking of Ok. centennial and working a theme around that. Have you decided on a theme for your room?
Thanks Teacher Chele, I did mean you. I was actually thinking of smiley faces so that maybe what I use. Enjoy your planning time also, tie dye is...
I noticed that you are a 4th grade teacher. What kind of themes have you used and what kind of name plates have you used?
That's great I love it! :D
Great ideas. What would be a good idea for 4th graders to welcome them to class?
Just trying to think positive!
We also have a Open House 2 days before school actually starts. Following the Open House the next day, I meet with the parents for a conference....
Postcards to students
Has anyone sent your students a welcome postcard prior to school starting in the Fall? What about a letter to the parents?...
I hope the Kleenex's are needed because everything is going so great that you are moved to tears.
Upsadaisy, what would be your advice?
I have found the book, "The First Day of School", Harry Wong. to be very helpful in establishing and implementing procedures and classroom...