Then the call came and even looooonger story short, I was moved to Kindergarten 2 days before school. All of my Pinterest work and first grade curriculum development was for not, or at least, not for me. But I was eager to tackle the new adventure in my life. I shared with the K-teachers what the 1st grade teachers were up to and they were excited. They said they wanted that, too, but with the Reading/Writing standards as well.
So I started working on the Kindergarten version. I tried a few different design templates, and we utilized what we had. When the year was over, I reflected on this tool and I just knew I could make it better-more teacher friendly at the very least. So this was the end product! I am happy to say that it caught on like wild fire and the rest of the district wanted it, too. This summer I created the k-5 Data Notebooks for my district and put them on my Teachers Pay Teachers store. While presenting at the administrative retreat, the middle school contracted me out to make theirs. I am super excited, a bit overwhelmed, and just eager to do what God has put in front of me (all the while preparing for the new school year-oh, and I moved classrooms
This is a customized grade book for the New Indiana Academic Standards College and Career with a rubric to match each of the standards. I have it sectioned out by quarters. Enjoy and give me feedback.