Have a great first day in ELA with these first day stations for English Language Arts! Not only will you be more efficient with your first day, but you will also set the tone for the rest of the year. Your students will be engaged from day one!
What you will get:
1. A five-slide "Meet the Teacher" editable PowerPoint that uses Ethos, Pathos, and Logos, to help you sell your class to your students.
2. A completely editable infographic syllabus with video directions for editing
3. Six editable stations with four alternative ideas which include:
⭐The Worry Box: A Harvard article with directions for creating a worry box that students can use to compartmentalize their worries about your class or other things
⭐A classroom scavenger hunt or bingo board that allows students to walk around your room and learn the procedures through doing rather than telling
⭐A syllabus station where students read your syllabus (editable infographic syllabus included) and then sign up for Remind and text you a selfie with their goals for your class
⭐A classroom rule brainstorming station where students add rules and explain how that rule will promote learning
⭐Choose a book station with ideas for hosting your own book raffle or book lottery
⭐A dictionary or old book craftivity that can be turned into classroom decor after you are finished
❤️ Student Infographic and Informational Text Get to Know You Activity