Sigh...it's almost Friday. That means I can wear jeans :)
Wednesday (yesterday) was my birthday and I got a new student. (I got another new one as well today).
I was surprised by this lovely dessert and sign by my grade level:
One of my students brought me these beautiful flowers and Batman balloon :)
And most importantly, my kiddos were mostly on their best behavior so we got a lot of learning accomplished!
They worked on mystery bags in science and we talked about metacognition in reading:
I think they're starting to grasp the concept of thinking while reading :)
We've been doing a lot of read alouds to build class community, so we made this anchor chart together:
We've been adding to it as our discussions continue. Today I added that another role for students was to listen for interesting vocabulary.
I'm exhausted and it's only week one!
At least I made my class poms to distinguish table teams:
For more on how to make these cute poms, see this post!