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Library center

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Where should you put your book shelves? Your group time carpet? Your storage? Christian McQuary has a few ideas, and she's diagrammed them out. Take a look!

I remember being a new teacher and waiting so anxiously to get into my new room! I tried to imagine what it would look like… the center areas, the little tables and chairs, the storage space,…

preschool classroom, pre-k classroom

I want to start off by staying that my classroom is ALWAYS a work in progress. I am always adding new activities, taking out the old, putting up new student work, taking down the old, and organizing. This is a look from my circle area. I have a long room with a L shaped...Read More

20 famous story retelling ideas and printables for kindergarten - I love these... I could easily make these a literacy center that'd last the whole year

My literacy centers are a core part of our kindergarten schedule. They are active literacy centers that keep us on our toes and working so that I can work with small groups. Today, let me share my kindergarten retell literacy center directions, expectations and a list of the 20 stories that make up this year-long center in our classroom. Most of the stories that I place into the retell literacy center are pretty famous (or at least well known within the world of kindergarten teachers) but…

DCG Elementary Libraries: ABC Order in the Library

Our first graders at Dallas Center Elementary have been talking about using ABC order in the library. For several cycles we've been reading ...

Reading With Red: Early Literacy Center- Mail Time Part 2

For part one of this post go on ahead over here. Once our new and improved Play and Learn area had been up for about a week, I knew there was more we could be offering our patrons. While they absolutely loved the mailboxes and delivering letters, I realized they would also love WRITING letters to their favorite characters. Our amazing aide made our bulletin board directing kids to ask for supplies at the desk. Since I'm a huge failure I unfortunately didn't take a picture of it. The kids…