I couldn't find any good children's stories about the mission era, that painted a realistic picture of this time in history. I decided to write my own stories to read to students. Use them however you'd like. There are two accurate fictional stories
These task cards are great for managing the first ten minutes of P.E. while you, the teacher, are setting up a game or pulling out materials. Students lead their peers through a variety of exercises and practice teamwork and sportsmanship. Students
Parents love watching their children explain the classroom norms, procedures, and rules. During the first two weeks of school I use this script for students to memorize. We video tape the students and replay for the parents at Back to School Night.
If you've ever read one of Megan McDonald's Judy Moody books or if your students are reading one from the series, you know how much fun they are. In the book, Judy Moody Was in a Mood, the main character (Judy Moody) is assigned a ME collage during