Summer is coming and today I’m excited to share some June classroom ideas with you! I know many of you might already be out of school, but I also know some schools go into June and some teachers also teach summer school so I hope you’ll find these ideas helpful.
June Book Suggestions:
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Here are five fun books that you can share with your class during the month of June.
June Classroom Idea – Beach Day:
Let’s go to the beach! Well…not the real beach just yet! Take your class to the beach before the end of the school year or during summer school with this fun and easy transformation or theme day!
Here are a few activity ideas:
Sand Castle Math Geometry Activity – Either using Google Slides™ or drawing, students can create their own sand castle and beach scene using geometric shapes.
Directed Drawing on Art Hub for Kids – My class learned how to draw a sea turtle and they also have many more fun directed drawing lessons on their site or YouTube™ page.
Learn to Hula – There are many YouTube™ videos teaching kids how to hula. Your students could also write up their own “how to” directions afterwards.
Beach Writing Story Starters – Try out these story starters with your students…
-The waves came crashing down and then…
-I jumped on the surfboard and then…
-I was collecting seashells and I found…
June Resource Suggestions:
Here are 2 of my favorite resources to use during the month of June.
- June Morning Meeting Activity Slides – These fun summer themed Morning Meeting Activity Slides will keep your students busy the whole month of June. Click HERE to grab them for your class and save time in your Morning Meeting Prep.
- Summer Word Problems – Story problems are a great way for students to practice a variety of math skills and build their problem solving abilities. These summer themed word problems are great for independent practice, can be used as an Around the Room Activity, and more! Get these word problems HERE for your math students! (Digital and Print and Digital Bundle are also available in my store).
June Writing Prompt FREEBIE:
These summer-themed FREE Writing Prompts are perfect to use during the month of June! These writing prompts are a great writing warm-up, summer school activity, writing center, and more. Click HERE to get your FREEBIE.