K - 5 Resources

This is an eclectic—and still evolving—collection of things we’ve developed as well as good articles and other resources we’ve found out in the universe.
We’ll continuously be adding to this section and welcome your suggestions and feedback.

Topics:

  • e-learning pages

  • remote learning

  • morning meeting & closing circle

  • classroom management & discipline

  • engaging academics

  • positive climate

  • teacher language

  • interactive modeling

e-learning pages

Simple pages filled with ideas to help implement Responsive Classroom practices while teaching virtually.

Remote Learning

A collection of resources and ideas to support teachers moving to remote learning.

1st 10 days Morning Meeting Guides:

Energizers for Virtual Learning! 

A handful of energizer ideas that work virtually - some old favorites with adaptations and others designed specifically for e-learning.

1st 6 Weeks of School - transitioning from elearning to in person learning

As we think about the 1st six weeks back to school, we want to be mindful of your changing classrooms and help you think through ways you can maintain some sense of normalcy. On each page you will find an overall Responsive Classroom structure, then a chart naming the impacts of COVID as well as things you can still do and ideas to make those happen.

morning meeting & closing circle

Gathering as a whole class each morning to greet one another, share news, and warmup for the day. Also offer a peaceful end to the day with closing circle.

classroom management & discipline

engaging academics

positive climate

teacher language

Using words and tone to promote children's active learning and self-discipline.

interactive modeling

Teaching children to notice and internalize expected behaviors through a unique modeling technique.

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