First Six Weeks of School
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:
— Building community
— Creating rules and teaching routines
— Introducing engaging curriculum
— Fostering autonomy
— 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
The First Six Weeks of School is one of the four Responsive Classroom books every elementary teacher should own.
Paperback, 232 pages
Quantity discounts: 5–49 copies: $20.40 ea; 50+ copies: $19.20 ea