As I begin getting ready for school to start, I've been revisiting my
yearly plan or, in other words, the way I organize the year. I teach K-5
and was wondering how others do it. One teacher I know does it by taking
the students on a make believe trip around the world. She coordinates
her lessons using multicultural themes from different places they
Even though I base my lessons on our curriculum guidelines, I need a
better way to organize what I teach and when.