Start the year off right! These easy circle-time activities help kids get to know each other, learn classroom rules and routines, and build early reading and writing skills—together! All of the engaging games and activities in this book introduce, develop, and enrich positive social behavior and language skills. You'll also find quick tips on welcoming them on the first day of school, and keeping kids' attention during circle time. Create a community that learns and grows together all year long! 64 pages.
Grades PreK - 1
Terrific Tips for Getting Circle Time Started• Start with short circle times. Leave them wanting more!• Be ready to go. Collect all materials before children arrive (waiting time creates chaos!)• Make eye contact with children. Your eyes are probably the strongest management tool you have!• Be dramatic, change your voice, whisper, make obvious mistakes, use riddles, be humorous, but most of all...involve the children!