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Posts Made By: mddavis21
Board: Magnolia Room 08-27-2011, 04:37 PM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By mddavis21
Half day kinder teachers!

This is my first year teaching kinder...I need a sample half day schedule following Responsive classroom? First six weeks gives a schedule but it is for all day. I'm not sure what is the most...
Board: First Grade 04-08-2011, 04:15 PM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By mddavis21
Math Party? Got ideas?

My students are in first place in the First In Math online math game. We are beating 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students in our entire school....yipee!

I would like to reward them with a party....
Board: Daily 5 01-20-2011, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By mddavis21
Can i start CAFE now?

Do you think it is too late? If not, any suggestions on how to implement it mid-year? Thanks!
Board: First Grade 10-14-2010, 03:40 PM
Replies: 20
 
Posted By mddavis21
Someone...

on here posted something about this last year. I had the same problem. Anyway someone suggested a "pencil game". I collected all the pencils and put them in a can. Then each child got a brand new...
Board: Daily 5 10-08-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By mddavis21
I agree...

We follow Kathy Collin's book Growing Readers and she suggests having longer partnerships that are on the similiar levels. However, I understand all your comments.....I'm not sure how I can make it...
Board: Daily 5 10-07-2010, 04:22 PM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By mddavis21
Read to Someone....how to pair up readers?

Shouldn't readers be paired up according to their reading level. I also thought they should form longer reading partnerships. I did a modified Daily 5 last year, and my principal was concerned about...
Board: First Grade 10-06-2010, 05:24 PM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By mddavis21
Does anyone do book clubs...

I want to have something to give me higher readers to work on during partner reading time. I just purchased the book Reading For Real by Kathy Collins. I love her Growing Readers book. Does anyone...
Board: First Grade 09-27-2010, 04:36 PM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By mddavis21
Color/Shape/Number Cards

Does anyone have color, shape, or number cards. I would like to put them on rings for my emergent readers to read during reading workshop. I can make them, but I thought I would ask anyone before I...
Board: First Grade 09-10-2010, 05:27 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By mddavis21
Thanks...

I think I am going to do it as a class before we go into our morning meeting. I am wondering if once we are into the full swing of things--maybe I could have them go somewhere in the room after...
Board: First Grade 09-09-2010, 04:55 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By mddavis21
Brain Gym

Does anyone use Brain Gym movements throughout the day? I am interested in it but not sure how to schedule it in? Any ideas????
Board: Daily 5 06-09-2010, 04:15 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By mddavis21
Read to someone and Word Work

This was my first year doing D5...for the most part, I loved it. My principal did have an issue with some of the rounds. For example, she did not like the fact the students don't have the same...
Board: First Grade 05-08-2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By mddavis21
A little late...

But this year we made Mothers Day recipe book. We fit it in with our How-To Unit. The students have to pick a favorite meal their mom makes and write how to make it. Very cute!
Board: First Grade 04-14-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 35
 
Posted By mddavis21
Some...

Sable

My Father's Dragon, Elmer and the Dragon, and The Dragon's of Blueland.....every year my kids LOVE these....I'm not sure why but it is a classic??

Stuart Little
Board: Daily 5 03-21-2010, 08:12 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By mddavis21
Off task--Read to Someone/word work...advice needed

My first grade students are off task during read to someone. I have taught the EEKK and the different types of ways to read to someone. Most of the time it takes them too long to even find someone to...
Board: ARCHIVE 01-04-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By mddavis21
Retelling Checklist

Does anyone have a retelling checklist that the children use to help them retell their stories? I can't find mine! TIA
Board: ARCHIVE 12-22-2009, 05:20 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By mddavis21
A Toast to a New Year

I have a BB that says "A Toast to a New year" I have them cut out "toast" from brown paper, and then on a yellow paper (butter) they write their resolution. We usually just talk about how when there...
Board: Daily 5 12-21-2009, 07:11 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By mddavis21
Good luck

The class will not be run like yours....the LTS isn't you. Just know that she is providing your students with diversity and that in itself is a learning opportunity....for everyone.

I find just...
Board: ARCHIVE 12-10-2009, 02:47 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By mddavis21
What level book is too high for a 1st grader

We level our books with Fountas and Pinnelli. I usually stop even my highest of readers around Instructional M/N. My reasoning is that this is around beginning of third grade reading level--and I can...
Board: Daily 5 11-17-2009, 12:34 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By mddavis21
I need a form for literacy notebooks

Does anyone have a form the children fill out so they are accountable for word work?
I have a sheet where they are to practice the required individualized five words for the week, but I want a paper...
Board: ARCHIVE 11-06-2009, 07:25 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By mddavis21
My school

uses the Fountas and Pinnelli LLI kits...they are supposed to be an intervention program for the tier 1 kids. The kit goes up to level J for first grade so I use the books for everyone the kids like...
Board: Daily 5 11-04-2009, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By mddavis21
Thanks to...

some encouragment from this board. I started D5 in my class. So far so good. I have a question about word work though. How do you and/or the children keep track of the words they are practicing??? Do...
Board: ARCHIVE 10-26-2009, 04:24 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By mddavis21
Do you....

have a copy of the Haunted House Glyph that you use?

I think BINGO is a great idea.
Board: ARCHIVE 10-15-2009, 04:41 PM
Replies: 19
 
Posted By mddavis21
we aren't

a RTI school. But we are using LLI kits by Fountas and Pinelli. We are to work with our lowest kids everyday in a small group. It is supposed to be for intervention specialists but we are using...
Board: Daily 5 10-15-2009, 04:34 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By mddavis21
questions...need some advice

When implementing the Daily 5 for first graders, do the children pick ALL five choices in the language arts block? I don't think I would have enough time for them to choose all five.

How do they...
Board: ARCHIVE 10-09-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By mddavis21
Hmmm...

I personally would not have taken the points off. I don't think the child misspelled the word. Spelling is developmental and in certain stages of development it is completely appropriate to mix lower...



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