Help students develop a growth mindset with this classroom challenge that includes 20 engaging activities. The activities are meant to encourage resilience, hard-work, dedication, and improvement. Teachers set up the "Growth Mindset Classroom Challenge" bulletin board display that includes 20 hidden activity prompts. Once a challenge is revealed, the teacher finds the corresponding activity in the folder, passes it out to the class, and they are ready to go!
Create a classroom timeline using pictures and events from the school year.
Calendar Time in the Self-Contained Classroom
The first hour of your day is planned and ready for your to implement with my Interactive Morning Calendar Routine. Let me plan it for you! You just prep it once and it's ready for the entire school year! Blog post at Mrs. D's Corner.
We are working on telling time in first grade and I wanted to share this cute song in case anyone else is teaching time right now. This is another one of those songs that I have known forever but that I don't know the origins of- if it's yours let me know! We've been singing…
Calendar Board - An Interactive Promethean Board Flipchart
If you’re looking for a fun and engaging way to teach calendar board each day, this interactive flipchart is full of activities to be used with the Promethean Board using ActivInspire software. It covers many math skills, very kid friendly, colorful, and includes cute graphics. Not only is this flipchart very engaging, it saves a lot of wall space that the traditional calendar board uses. Page notes are included if applicable.
Need a fun classroom management activity to get kids focused and ready for the day? Teachers can set-up a DIY Question of the Day board with a drip pan and a few simple materials. Kids will love reading the different questions posted each school day!