Today more than ever we need to teach our students how to be mindful and use their time wisely. In our age of attention zapping devises, students can benefit from focusing on the passing of the hours in our classrooms.
"Every Minute Counts!! and the Countdown Has Started" uses "Marble" Jars in a new way to motivate students to do their best all day, every day.
This product includes two explicit and complete lessons. One of the lessons focuses on working in a cooperative group to determine an accurate count of the number of hours in a school year.
This fun lesson builds a sense of community any time of year.
The second lesson focuses on how to use those precious hours productively
Students track their progress throughout the day, recognizing and monitoring when they are being productive and when they can do better.
This product includes detailed lessons with printables to use in lessons, jar labels, chart labels, motivational posters, printable tracking sheets,
There are many options on how to use this product so that it will work in multiple subject classrooms from second to 6th grade.