A writer’s notebook is a great daily tool which allows students to expand and strengthen their writing fluency, as well as keep track of their thoughts and ideas for future writing. The following lists are NOT writing prompts in the traditional
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I am! Always. I created the “Uh-Oh” forms to save my sanity. I needed to send home a QUICK and EASY note to let parents know what was going on in the classroom, and to have accountability for my students. It was suggested that an
These fun bookmarks are a great item to include in any first day packet. My second graders enjoy coloring their own bookmarks while waiting for their classmates to file in on the first day. This is also a fun idea for the end of the year--outgoing
Quick and easy notes to staple to unfinished work. Each note has a quick checklist, so that the teacher may note why the student has unfinished work. A blank has been provided for additional reasons/notes.
1 page color notes
1 page B/W
After receiving a great deal of positive feedback for the "Uh-Oh!" home communication notes, it was gently pointed out that it would be nice to have recognition for students who did their very best in class. I couldn't agree more! These "YOU