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 four essential books for elementary teachers.
Paperback, 232 pages
Quantity discounts: 5–49 copies: $20.40 ea; 50+ copies: $19.20 ea