Michelle Hale
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We can count by 5's!

This activity meets the NCTM standard on count with understanding. This activity shows children a graphical way to count by 5 using their hand prints.

Sorting data management. Good anchor charts to create with the kids

Construction of Knowledge Thinking & Reasoning Goal 1 Children use their senses to construct knowledge about the world around them

poems for silent e - Buscar con Google

INSTRUCTION: This is a great way to get students involved in reading fluency and expression using whole group instruction and individual learning at literacy stations. This is a tangible way to help students understand the concept of silent 'e's.

Free First Grade Common Core Checklist... Follow for Free "too-neat-not to-keep" teaching tools & other fun stuff :)

This common core checklist includes all common core standards for first grade. Each page lists the standards and provides six spaces for you to wri.

Instructional Chart: This chart can be placed in the classroom writing center to give students synonyms to replace simple words. It can be used both as a tool for their writing or as a dictionary to decipher word meanings during reading.

Swimming Into Second: Mini Offices and Word Wall Freebie-have students look at their own work and see what words they use most often and have tem create their own synonyms sheet

Peace makers. vs. Peace breakers.  This is really cute.

Great idea for creating a "peaceful" classroom community. This teacher reads the David books and The Peaceful Classroom by Naomi Drew to introduce rules and peacemaking. Then her class made this great anchor chart.