Differentiation in Writing - Goal-Setting Clip Chart
I'm sorry I've been so M.I.A. lately. A big reason for that (besides soaking up some quality time with my girls) is the summer course I've been taking. I'm taking part 2 of my writing specialist right now (I took part 1 in the spring session). It's been a lot of work (so glad I decided against taking 2 courses this summer), but it's been good work. I've spent a lot of time reflecting on HOW I teach writing (which I LOVE), and I'm so excited to bring some of these ideas into the classroom in…
1st Grade Goals I Can Skill Sheet (First Grade Common Core Standards Overview)
This skill goal sheet that is a fun and very visual way for the kids to see what first grade skills they have mastered. When a skill has been mastered, the child can put a sticker in the box. Excellent motivation to meet first grade goals.
Anchor Charts: Reading and Writing Goals | Teaching and Tapas
Looking for anchor charts that remind students of their reading goals or writing goals? I have the perfect solution! If you have read many of my blog posts, you would know that I really love lamination+vis a vis markers! I think this obsession is because I used to work in a school without a laminator. My current school is very generous with our laminator and I am SO GRATEFUL! Anyway,
End of Year Rewind, Top 5 Projects, & Some Giveaways! - Around the Kampfire
The end of the year is always such a whirlwind! Here’s a little rewind of some of the things we did in my classroom during those last weeks of school…. We talked a lot about the goals we set at the beginning of the year and reflected on our accomplishments! As we looked back over the […]
What I Have Learned
SMART Goal Setting in elementary school. Help students set SMART goals by setting strategic, measurable goals with an action plan that are realistic and timely. Included are data binders, goal setting forms, reflection pages and much, much more.
Goal Setting: The Best Year Ever!
Directions: What can you do to make this your best year ever? Fill in the shapes with high goals for yourself. Complete the check boxes at the end of the year to see how much you've accomplished! Awesome activity for the beginning of the year! There is a blank version for students to brainstorm t...
29 Awesome Classroom Doors For Back-To-School
What better way to welcome your students than a bright classroom door (or wall or bulletin board if you're not allowed to decorate your door). These 29 doors will inspire you to roll out the butcher paper, unpack the construction paper and break out the scissors.
2020 New Year Resolutions Foldables and More!
Check out the preview and thumbnails!A new year (or a new school year) is a great time to turn over a new leaf, try new things, and end bad habits. Right around winter break (or at the beginning of a new school year) have a class discussion about resolutions. Brainstorm goals that are attainable and...