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DogLovr 08-23-2010 03:52 PM

Do you sit on the floor with the kids?
 
I teach second grade and I'm starting RC this year. For Morning Meeting, do you sit on the carpet with the kids or do you sit on a chair/stool of some sort? I'm thinking the floor isn't going to be the most comfortable for me ... I'm no spring chicken!;)

Jule 08-23-2010 04:09 PM

I teach second and I usually sit on the floor, but not always. I do find it's getting harder and harder to get up - lots of oys. I think sitting in a chair is perfectly fine. I even know kinder teacher's who sit in chairs. Just include the chair in the circle. Sometimes I sit in a student chair rather than a teacher chair.

RDING1DER 08-24-2010 04:28 PM

I also sit in a student chair. It can be very difficult to sit Criss Cross Applesauce . . .guess I need to do some yoga. :-)

MollyJ. 08-24-2010 07:12 PM

I prefer to sit on the floor...
 
but two years ago I had a "runner" and needed to keep a better eye on the door, so I sat on a chair! :)

skeeter770 09-27-2010 06:52 PM

I have been sitting on the floor though I think I'm gonna need some yoga if I want to keep doing it.


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