But best of all, my room is finally finished. Here it is.
Let's start with pictures of the entire classroom.
View from my desk area looking toward back of room.
View from back door looking toward front of room.
View from door looking across back of room.
Now some close up pics.
Smartboard and white board - I love my smartboard. I don't know what I would do without it.
Storage cabinets under back counter. Book recommendations and pocket charts for word work activities
Computer and file cabinet in back right corner of room
Second student computer and book baskets
More cabinets under back counter, sink, cubbies will hold paper products
Art cart with student center - 3 hole punch, stapler, paper clips, tape, homework trays
Behind door - reminders board, job assignments pockets, where are you going dry erase board
Shelves above back counter - dictionaries, encyclopedias, reading materials, data binders
Classroom library - I have already written a post about my classroom library.
You can see the bottom of the Reading Cafe and Writing Voices boards. I forgot to get pictures of those.
Accelerated Reader Goal Chart - students will set a point goal and move along based on the percentage toward their goal
Check out this other post about the Nifty Thrifty Fifty chart.
Well that's my room. My scholars start on Monday. I can't wait to get this year started.