Differentiation in WW – Tip #2 – Mini-Lessons

Writing Workshop

Today’s post is all about mini-lessons.  One way to differentiate Writing Workshop for you class is tailored mini-lessons. If you have Lucy Calkin’s Unit of Studies her books have mini-lessons to take you through each type of writing.  She…

Classroom Reveal 2018

Back to School, Classroom Set-Up

The time has finally come for me to show you my classroom!  This is my first year back in first grade and I have tables again which I love for first graders.  This classroom is definitely smaller than my…

TPT Bonus Sale TODAY

Math, TPT

Today- Tuesday, August 21 is the TPT Back to School BONUS Sale!! My entire store – Team J’s Classroom Fun- Jordan Johnson – will be on sale for up to 25% off with the code BTSBONUS18! Here are some…

TPT Bonus Sale Tomorrow

Reading, Writing

Tomorrow – Tuesday, August 21 is the TPT Back to School BONUS Sale!! My entire store – Team J’s Classroom Fun- Jordan Johnson – will be on sale for up to 25% off with the code BTSBONUS18! Here are…

Classroom Management Tips

Back to School

As we all know, classroom management is such an important part of teaching. Today I’m sharing 5 classroom management tips with you to help start your school year off on the right foot! High Expectations – It’s important for you…

Meet the Teacher Stations

Back to School

Hey everyone! I’m excited to share with you something new I’m doing this year.  Every school I’ve been at has had Meet the Teacher and as I know I have mentioned on here before it is a great event,…

Team Back to School Gift

Back to School

This year I decided to get my teaching team a little gift for Back to School. I am starting at a new school and am on a team with 4 other first grade teachers.  Target Dollar Spot has so…

Books for the First Week of School

Back to School, Books

Disclaimer: Team J’s Classroom Fun is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Influencers Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com/shop/teamj2ndgradefun. So, I love…