- Explore strategies specific for teaching academics, teaching discipline, and managing the flow of the day.
- Learn how to scaffold and uncover a classroom environment thoughtfully and with purpose to maximize yearlong learning.
- Find dozens of fun and engaging activities specific to the grades you teach (K-2, 3-4, 5-6).
Listen to a Bam! Radio Interview with me, talking about building connections with students early in the year.
Check out a few concrete strategies to try early in the year.
This book was a bronze medal winner in the 2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards.
View a press release announcing this new edition.
Mike Anderson is an education consultant, award-winning teacher, and author of many books including What We Say and How We Say It Matter, The Well-Balanced Teacher, The First Six Weeks of School, The Research-Ready Classroom, and Learning to Choose, Choosing to Learn. Learn more about Mike and his work or invite him to work with your school or district through his website: www.leadinggreatlearning.com. Connect with Mike on Twitter: @balancedteacher.