This is my 3rd year of sharing my lesson plans on my blog! WHAT?! It does not seem that long ago! Here is the news… I actually do not start with my kinder friends until next week, but I have had quite a few people ask about how I structure my day and how I...Read More »
First Grade Schoolhouse: What is Your Prediction? Do Not Open This Book! by Joy Cowley is a wonderful big book to promote the love of reading. It can be used to introduce making predictions and works well for shared reading. Children love to read along with this book. Of course, they will want the teacher to turn each page, even though the rat begs them to stop and not go on. My students read this over and over again.
FREE Homework Helper (Spanish and English) is a great reference tool for students. Just print on cardstock, laminate and glue to your homework or parent communication folder. The following is what is included. Alphabet Colors Shapes Numbers Days of the week Months of the year Number chart to 100 US Coins names and values
Planning for Next Year: Organizing the Year, the Day's Topics & Lesson Plans is about how to do long term planning and translate it into short term planning. Organize your lessons, plan your curriculum, and see the big picture and small picture of your year.