Teaching in High Heels

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Classroom Pictures, Finally!

I know that I was supposed to post pictures of my classroom on the weekend...but I have been soooo tired lately! Firsties sure do have a way of wearing you out! Anyway...here are the pictures of my finished classroom, finally...





 




















 Well there it is...I did forget to take a picture of my small group area...it's on my to do list. This year I tried to keep it calm and not too busy looking...I hope I have achieved what I set out to do...

11 Comments:

  • At August 25, 2010 at 10:04 PM , Blogger Katie K. said...

    I love your room! I love the pop of different colors! Those pails are too cute, where did you get them?

     
  • At August 25, 2010 at 10:46 PM , Blogger Gladys said...

    Thank you, Katie! I got the pails at Target in the dollar spot section...I too ♥ them...I'm going to put my "kiss your brain" pencils in them...

     
  • At August 26, 2010 at 12:39 AM , Blogger Cyndy said...

    Very cute! It looks great! I LOVE seeing other rooms! Thanks for sharing! My firsties show up on Monday. I've already told my husband that I will need to come home and take a nap! LOL! We are setting for 33!!!!! Yikes!

     
  • At August 26, 2010 at 7:44 PM , Blogger G said...

    Love your room and your blog! Check my first grade blog out if you'd like:
    www.learningbehindthedoor.blogspot.com

     
  • At August 26, 2010 at 8:17 PM , Blogger Carpenter Family Chronicle said...

    Could you explain the chunk wall with the vowels? I love your room- great for first grade. :)

     
  • At August 26, 2010 at 9:48 PM , Blogger Gladys said...

    Carpenter Family Chronicle,
    As I introduce each chunk I will place an anchor word with the chunk underlined in red under the vowel it corresponds to...for example cat would be my anchor word for -at and I will place it under the a...hope that makes sense....this system has worked very well for me...

     
  • At August 27, 2010 at 9:10 PM , Blogger Ruby Red Slippers said...

    Very gorgeous!
    I started following you recently-as I was a first grade teacher...who took 10 (!!) years off to have some babies...and now, this year, heading back to the classroom-in first grade again!

    Your classroom is inspiring-keep the exciting things coming my way, please! :)

     
  • At August 28, 2010 at 5:17 PM , Blogger Jacy said...

    I love your classroom! Great job!

     
  • At August 29, 2010 at 7:39 AM , Blogger Mrs. Carter said...

    Love your photos and classroom. It looks so organized and calming. Also, love all your little touches! What do you do for your Chunk wall? Excellent job. Isn't it the most wonderful feeling to have your room organized and orderly and all ready to teach in!?

     
  • At August 29, 2010 at 7:40 AM , Blogger Mrs. Carter said...

    Never mind on my question...LOL. You already answered!

     
  • At September 3, 2010 at 8:44 PM , Blogger Jen said...

    Your classroom looks great!! I know what you mean about being exhausted! I think I am finally adjusting to be back at school! Hope you enjoy your LONG weekend!

     

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