Ugh...I was trying to upload to TpT...but it must be down! :( Sooo...instead I will post about my daily schedule! When TpT is back up, I will post Alphabet Wall cards!
I ADORED our schedule last year (with a few minor tweaks) and hope it stays the same this year!
7:45 - 8:00 Morning Work (Attendance and Lunch Choice)
8:00 - 8:15 Morning Meeting
8:15 - 8:55 The Daily Five - Session 1 (Phonics mini lesson)
9:00 - 9:30 PE
9:30 - 9:40 Snack
9:40 - 10:10 The Daily Five Session 2 (Writing mini lesson)
10:10 - 10:40 The Daily Five Session 3 (Read aloud)
10:40 - 11:10 The Daily Five Session 4 (Reading Comprehension mini lesson)
11:10 - 11:40 Lunch
11:40 - 12:00 Calendar, Number Talk, Daily Data
12:05 - 12:50 Specials
12:50 - 1:30 Math Menu
1:30 - 2:00 Social Studies and Science thematic unit
2:00 - 2:10 Pack up and clean up
2:10 - 2:30 Recess
My next few posts will go into detail about my Morning Work, The Daily Five and Math Menu. I will probably say this at least 100 times...but I. LOVE. DAILY. FIVE! I love it so much that we adapted it to our math block and call it Math Menu (there are other Math Menus out there, but we picked the name 'menu' because the kiddos get to choose their choice) ! It changed the way I approach centers and I love how independent my firsties were!
Who else out there in blog land does The Daily Five???
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