Ch 2 P38 Checklist This is a behavior observation checklist where you note the details of the childrens's behavior. Check list can reflect common activities and expectations in the classroom that are structured.
If poetry is taught the right way, students should be cheering at the thought of a Poetry Workshop day. This blog post outlines the "why" of Poetry Workshop along with tips and tricks that I have picked up to make any poetry unit a raging success in your middle school classroom.
Included in this FREEBIE is a fraction FlipBook for students. I give this to my students as a reference tool. Build this with your students in one day, have them place it into their math folders for quick reference in the future when they may get stuck or just need a visual representation of a fraction, a fraction number line, or a shaded fraction circle.
Back to school activities: Choose 1 of 4 social contract posters, glue it on construction paper and then glue it to the center of a piece of tag board. Trace children's hands and frame their contract. Kiddos sign their name on their print. For extra pizzazz, when school pix come back, copy, cut & glue one to their hand.