Each year I have students who struggle with their fine motor skills. I believe many kids these day are often more into screens than building, crafting and so many other tinkering activities. In the classroom, many teachers are feeling the push for academics that it is not always happening in the classroom either. I decided to put together some fine motor… Read More
We spend time as a class setting up our writing folders. I like to involve my students, so they know what is included and how to use them. We use them so much and first graders feel so important have a writing folder.
As the year winds down, I like to recruit my students to help with my end of the year check off list. I always have things that I like to clean out or do to before I wrap up the year. I like to leave my classroom feeling clutter-free, organized and clean. Recruiting students to help is a great way… Read More