Today was our 5th day of first grade, and our best yet! Although I at times have felt like a fish out of water due to my newness to the campus, I have been bound and determined to make a consistent clear operation within my classroom regardless of how I am feeling on the inside.
Today’s classroom success is due to having systems in place that foster effective productivity.
Let’s check out the basics…
Schedule and Jobs:
Lord knows these are more for me than the kids but having these two systems in place and fully operational has made a world of difference.
Here are my students in their very first rotation of “real” math tubs!!! Such a proud teacher!
These two boys are playing The Subitize Tree on my iPad
Here’s an easy and free center for working on tally marks! Numbers and popsicle sticks!