This is a graphic organizer helpful in sequencing published fairy tales and planning for writing of individual fairy tales. I did not include a section for lesson or moral as I find that area to be too difficult for 1st graders and some second
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Literature
This bundle includes the CARES philosophy posters used in Responsive Classroom. I post this on my board in the beginning of the year and then read books that demonstrate each trait and have the students generate a list for each trait; what it looks
I finally figured out how to have share time without making my morning meeting go to long. I scheduled time for each child to share with alternating weeks. The child knows which day is his or hers ahead of time and can be prepared with something to
It took me a few years to learn how to fit in sharing during morning meeting without it lasting forever. I came up with a sharing schedule that alternates weeks. In a class of 24, instead of having 5 kids share each day you could alternate 3 one day
These notes on lines, line segments, rays, and angles can be pasted into a math journal or used as a guide for lessons. Students can keep these to help study and for reference for homework and class activities.
In second grade, we do animal reports. Here is my updated version of the research page. There are places for the students to write notes for general information. I will be posting a sheet that helps with the next step of putting the information into