Earlier this month, I came to my classroom and found this:
So much to do, but this year I had some help. I get to work with a student teacher, and I'm so excited! Between the 2 of us (and meetings, training on a new reading program, Leader in Me training, and more meetings, multiple changes to our class list, and did I mention the meetings?), we have put together the perfect country classroom, inspired by small-town Nevada, for our 5th-graders. Enjoy!
|a few paper lanterns for the computer center|
|the 10 most popular books checked out of my library last school year|
|adorable map sticky wall art I found|
|small group table|
|class pet at our writing table|
|view from my desk|
|view from the front corner|
|view from the back corner|
Open house was a success, and we're all set for school to start on Monday. Have a wonderful year!