Independent Work Time in a First Grade Classroom - Introducing Buddy Reading
Watch a teacher introduce a buddy reading procedure to her class.
Independent Work Time in a First Grade Classroom - Introducing Buddy Reading - Director’s Cut
This version of Introducing Buddy Reading includes additional "look fors" and tips.
Teaching Procedures for Independent Work Time
Learn how to teach effective and meaningful procedures that your class can utilize during Independent Work Time.
Setting Up Your Classroom For Independent Learning
Get tips on how to arrange your space and materials in order to promote independent learning in your classroom.
Taking Anecdotal Notes During Independent Work Time
Learn more about the importance of taking anecdotal notes during your children's Independent Work Time.
How to Encourage Student Responsibility
Learn how to encourage children to take responsibility for their learning during independent work time, and for tips and strategies on how to create a collaborative classroom.