The First Six Weeks of School (1st edition)
This edition of "The First Six Weeks of School" is out of print. It was replaced by a second edition, ISBN 9781892989819, in March 2015.
Description of 1st edition: Learn how to structure the first six weeks of school to lay the groundwork for a productive year of learning. Discover how taking the time to build a solid foundation in the early weeks of school can pay off all year long in increased student motivation, cooperation, responsibility, and self-control.
This comprehensive guidebook for K-6 teachers features:Daily plans for the first three weeks and commentary about these plans at three grade levels: primary (K-2), middle (3-4), and upper(5-6 Detailed guidelines for:
Creating rules and teaching routines
Introducing engaging curriculum
Integrating social and academic learning
Establishing high expectations for learning and behavior
An extensive collection of games, activities, greetings, songs, read-alouds, and resources especially useful during the early weeks of school.
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Buy this book!!!User Review - Kimberly80 - Borders
This is an amazing book! It's easy reading. It's divided into grade levels (K-6). There are GREAT ideas for building community at the beginning of the year. Any type of experience to teaching will find this book beneficial! Read full review
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