Team Building, Morning Greeting, and Daily Writing Prompts for the Whole Year

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    No more writing morning letters to your students, it's all done for you! These daily questions are great for “bell ringers,” morning work, morning greeting, morning meeting, team building, group discussions, language modeling, or writing prompts. Plus, there are 12 Boom Learning Digital monthly trivia activities included! ($3.25 value each!)

    Why use Morning Meeting Greeting Activities and Daily Writing Prompts for the Whole Year? Research tells us people (including students) need both routine and novelty. This resource provides both: the routine of answering daily questions, and the novelty of fun holidays with interesting questions to be answered each day. Since teachers spend time daily planning what the children will do when they enter the classroom in the morning, these Calendar Questions will certainly make their lives easier!

    How it works: Every morning, the teacher can display or print out the daily information and question for the children to answer. These can be answered orally or in writing. There are two pages for every day of each month. One page can be projected for the children to see as they arrive in the morning. The second page has the same question and information, with lines for the children to respond in writing. These questions can be used daily or just once in a while. Each day does not depend on any previous questions. Each day has the date, a special holiday connected to that date, some information about that holiday, and a “thinking question” to go with that date. As the year progresses, the expectations for the responses should rise. (Modeling!) The display pages are perfect for use as a background for virtual or in-class learning. The teacher can choose whether to have everyone share their answer, have some students share, have all students share with a partner or a small group. or have students pass in a written answer.

    Suggestion: After collecting written responses, the teacher can choose a few to read (at another time) that model a writing skill you've been working on! Knowing their work might be chosen to model a specific skill is very motivating for students to use that skill!


    What’s included: There are 732 calendar questions in all, 366 for display and 366 for printing. The printed copies can be used as weekly booklets, class books, or writing prompts. These can also be sent home through a digital link. The display copies can be used as backgrounds for virtual morning meetings.

    This resource also has a blank picture page and a blank written page for each month, with the same formatting for you to use as you please. It also has examples, information, and suggestions for use.

    Each month also includes a link for sending daily writing prompts home for virtual learning, and a link to a monthly Boom Learning Monthly Trivia Resource

    BOOM Cards are easy for the teacher and fun for the children! These can be played on computers or tablets, give immediate feedback to the children, and detailed data for the teacher.

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    Standards

    to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
    Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply reasons that support the opinion, use linking words (e.g., because, and, also) to connect opinion and reasons, and provide a concluding statement or section.
    Write informative/explanatory texts in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement or section.
    With guidance and support from adults and peers, focus on a topic and strengthen writing as needed by revising and editing.
    Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.
    Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.

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