View from the front door
reading area and restroom
view toward math area
Our homework spot (found this idea blogsurfing and can't remember where - if it's yours, please let me know so I can give you credit!)
class jobs board (yep, made the gumball machine myself - not bad, huh!)
our behavior board
our giving tree - parents choose an item from the tree they would like to donate. I have die cut leaves they can write their item on so they don't forget!
We're going to try bucket filling this year. Found these at Target after Easter for 25 cents each!
our word wall
our class workstations board - kids' names will go on the squares and their workstation choices will go next to them
view of student tables from back corner of room
view from back door
another view from back door (That's my small group table. Yep, it's got a hole in it. No, the hole is not centered. Yep, it drives me crazy!)
view toward the front door
Now, those of you who know me are probably thinking, "Looks good, but I bet she shoved everything in her closet." Last year, you would have been absolutely right! Not this year. And to prove it:
See - lots of stuff, but all neatly organized! I didn't even shove it behind the door: