First grade classroom organization. Unfortunately it is also in first grade where common instructional practices are arguably most inconsistent with the research findings. This 100th day of school writing on what they liked and didnt like so far about first grade stopped us in our tracks. Keep reading for some awesome classroom organization ideas. I wrote my students a message every day and occasionally did team building activities in our circle.
Below you will see my blog roll which will consist of blogs primarily devoted to all things first grade. Kathy i have taught grades 1 2 3 4 5 transition eip and now literacy coaching over the past 28 years. Enjoy and thanks for stopping by. Last year our school was undergoing construction so i was unable to get into my classroom until just days before school started.
We made these cute clifford puppets that were inspired by mrs. This website is for first grade teachers and all those who wish they were first grade teachers. A few years ago i dabbled in using a morning meeting in my first grade classroom. And somehow one week of summer vacation has me itching to plan for next school year or at least for the cute pinterest inspired part of starting a new school year.
We are in our second year of a new math adoption and our class has made it pretty clear how they feel about math in our classroom this year. Even after 15 years of teaching first grade we are constantly rethinking our behavior management system. Our author of the month is norman bridwell author of clifford so of course the first story i read was clifford the firehouse dog. It has been quite the journey.
I am beyond excited to share with you my classroom reveal. Although first grade which is where my heart lives i. What may have worked last year doesnt quite pack the same punch this year.