I have been super busy in my classroom. I went for it and totally did away with any resemblance of desks! I now have two circle tables in my room and also a guided reading table. I am going full steam ahead and will definitely let you know how it works out!! — Pictures to come on Monday!! I am so close to being ready to get to the “fine tuning” phase and am so excited to get down to the nitty gritty!!
While reflecting on some of the things I need to add to my curriculum activities, I noticed that my first graders
struggled needed more practice with estimation last year. I created a new “mini packet” that will allow us to practice estimation every week. In order to help my class, we are going to have “Friday estimation activities.” This packet will go along with them! There are around 4 activities for each month from August- November. I hope it will help some of you!! You can download it <<here>> for FREE.
The packet allows for YOU to determine what you are going to use to estimate! I know my choices will mostly be edible or super fun to manipulate!
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