Traditional classrooms are normally arranged in a linear format with all the desks facing one direction. Studies suggest that creating a room with no “obvious” front helps students to take a more active role in learning, rather than looking to the teacher.
My 4th grade classroom. Excited about this year.
A week’s worth of groceries around the world…
Man beachte bei der deutschen Familie das Bier und wie ordentlich alles aufgereiht ist lol. Aber schon krass mit wie wenig Menschen in manchen Laendern auskommen muessen.
A way to display students' works
U-Shaped Desk Arrangement...this would be PERFECT in my room. There are a bunch of tips on how to use this arrangement for large group, small groups, reading groups, etc!
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21st Century Classroom
Might be a good way to start the year (especially if you have a lot of new students). I would allow students to pick some (3, maybe) that they are willing to have shared. Then you could use it as an ice breaker also ~ Nice prompts for back to school.
Brain Based Learning in the 21st Century Classroom - Lots of great ideas! Scroll down to this section.... Also BONUS: lots of cool desk setup ideas! Love these trapezoid tables!!!