The binder is cool, but I like the actual Center task. very useful for centers and guided reading sessions. What a great idea for any grade! Once the binder is made, you have all of your centers for the year all done!
Wicked Fun in First Grade. How to use Reading A-Z boooks in your classroom library. After you fold the pages and cut the laminating, (only laminate the cover) you staple the books together. Then,Duct tape! Different colored tape for different levels!
Work on Writing. Samples of what students can work on include: Letter writing List making Story writing Start a Topic book (a book all about topic of student's choice) Comic strips Card making. All materials available for students at one location.
Interactive Daily 5 Check in board. They just drag their picture to their choice and if all the spaces are taken, they will know they have to make a new choice! Talk a lot about making sure they get to every daily 5 choice by the end of the week.