Student-Created Classroom Expectations

Today we worked hard on coming up with our expectations for one another in 4th grade. I figured I could stand up at the front of the room and yada-yada-yada about what I expect, or I could let students write down their thoughts about what they expected in our classroom environment. Here’s some students’ ideas that I found interesting/funny/thoughtful:

And the last photo here is our final list. We will revise it tomorrow to create our classroom expectations contract.


Classroom 2012-2013

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Here it is!! I finally remembered to take pictures : ). Today was our first day of school, and students oo-ed and ah-ed about the SmartBoard (Okay, so I oo-ed and ah-ed as well : )). After meeting my students today, I am even more excited about this school year! More stories and ideas to come!