Use colored dots to make groups easy. Put a different colored dot on each desk in a group. When you need to have a student from each table do something, you can simply ask for all the green dots to bring you the papers from their group.
This can be done with math centers, as well! Classroom Organization is so dang important for so many reasons. Things run smoothly when everything is organized, promise! I want to share with you 10 easy tips that will help you in your class.
"we're ready" light buttons. Use them to hold all students in each group accountable for getting ready to learn! I'll use them to signal when groups are ready to share their thinking, when they all agree on something, or ready for transitions.
Work on Writing. Samples of what students can work on include: Letter writing List making Story writing Start a Topic book (a book all about topic of student's choice) Comic strips Card making. All materials available for students at one location.
Each day a new table captain will be assigned. This is a good way to teach leadership to students. In my classroom, the table captain will be responsible for distributing papers, making sure the table is prepared and anything else that I may decide.
A great use for Washi or any kind of tape! Section your reading table so each student has personal space. Perfect for little learners who are still figuring out personal space and need that physical reminder!
Team Tallies - A Whole Class Behavior Management System
Use these during guided reading and teacher groups. Includes comprehension cards, character elements, fiction and non-fiction feature cards, Post-Its, bloom's buttons and reading strategy cards!
This games are intended to be used in stations or centers. However, I have also used them for small groups at teacher table.They include the following games:Tic-Tac-MatchDraw and CoverSpin and TraceLetter Sound Connect FourLetter Name Connect FourColor by NumberIf you like this product please consider the others in the series.
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Black and Neon . Primary Writing Checklist by Innovative Teacher.This writing checklist is for primary students in grades I have used this checklist every year and have seen my students improve their writing dramatically.