Saturday, July 2, 2011

New Series: Setting Up Your Classroom



Happy July! I've received a lot of requests for additional themes and am therefore going to continue with my Classroom Theme Series, but it's time to kick off my next series: Setting Up Your Classroom. Although I cover a lot of these same topics in my Clutter-Free Classroom Guide, I am excited to bring you lots of pictures and ideas to help you get ready for the new year. In the next few weeks I'll be covering:
  • THE WHOLE GROUP MEETING AREA
  • SMALL GROUP AREAS
  • CLASSROOM LIBRARY
  • COZY READING NOOKS
  • THE TEACHER’S DESK
  • STUDENT SEATING
  • STUDENT SUPPLIES
  • COMPUTERS
  • THE WRITING CENTER
  • MATH AND MANIPULATIVES
  • LISTENING CENTERS
  • SCIENCE & SOCIAL STUDIES CENTERS
  • ARTS & CRAFTS SUPPLIES
  • MAIL & COMMUNICATION STATION
  • HOSTING A STUDENT TEACHER OR CLASSROOM AIDE
  • RECESS MATERIALS
  • STORING CURRICULUM
  • HOMEY TOUCHES
  • WORD WALLS
  • FOCUS WALLS
  • BUCKET FILLERS
  • LUNCH ORDERS
  • JOB CHARTS
  • BEHAVIOR BOARDS & CHARTS
  • BIRTHDAY DISPLAYS
  • STUDENT WORK DISPLAYS
  • WORK BOARDS
  • WELCOME BOARDS
If you have any photos or ideas you would like to have featured please send me an email @ littlestlearners at gmail dot com. I'm also going to be doing some Teacher Features to direct you to the amazing teachers who inspire me!! I can't wait to share the pictures and videos of my redesigned room as well.
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