ABC and 123: A Learning Collaborative: Setting Up a Classroom & Curriculum for a New Year

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Setting Up a Classroom & Curriculum for a New Year

Fun in First Grade invites us into her classroom with some fantastic pictures that are sure to inspire you as you set up your own room.

Mrs. Kilburn's Kiddos has created several variations on a printable (for purchase through Teachers Paying Teachers) useful for labeling your classroom supplies.

Mrs. Patton's Patch also has several pictures of the great learning spaces she has set up in her classroom.

Calvert School Blog explains some important considerations for setting up a homeschool classroom.

Based on suggestions from the book, Literacy's Beginnings, The Seed Network discusses the best way to set up an effective classroom learning space.

Mama Jenn gives us a tour of their homeschool classroom.

Mama Jenn also shares samples of the documents they use for weekly lesson planning.

Doing Life Together has shared several pictures of their homeschool classroom that might inspire you as to what to do with the wall space.
On Getting Messy with Ms. Jessi there is a link to the document she has created for lesson planning.
Ms. Jessi also takes us on a tour of her "second home" aka early childhood classroom.

How is your classroom coming?  Is it all set up and ready to roll?  We would love to see pictures or hear about your great set up tips!


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