Friday, August 17, 2012

What Does it Mean to be a 6th Grader?

The start of the school year can be an anxious time for students.  I find as a veteran teacher, I am always a little nervous myself, and I know what to expect.  Usually...

To help with some of that anxiety my students might be feeling, I thought showing my new 6th graders a slideshow of last year's students in action might ease some of their worries.  I often find that I do my best when I seem to know what is expected of me as well as what I am "in for."

Along with each familiar face is a caption with some encouragement and thoughtful expectation of what is to come in the 6th grade.  Take a peek, I think it looks like a whole lot of fun lies ahead...

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At Saturday, 18 August, 2012 , Blogger Heather said...

I love this!! I will have to remember to take pictures all throughout the year so I can do this next year. Thanks for the awesome idea!
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At Sunday, 19 August, 2012 , Blogger Erin Beers said...

Thanks for checking in and your kind words! I LOVE pictures! I hope you have a great start to your school year!


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