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Lesson Plans

Re: First day-

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Sun, 27 Jun 1999 10:25:57 -0500

HI all,
I get to my my "first day" 13 times a year. I feel excited in the
beginning of the year , but after you've done the same thing over and over
- well you know. I agree with the ideas in Wong's book and try to set the
tone with class expectations( rules) the first day. After that we make our
sketchbooks ,then set them up for use during the 6 week period ( note
section, journaling page, artist of the week page. etc.) Then we play a
short art game and class is over. I often thought of trying to do art on
that day ,but don't see how I could fit it in (43 min. class). Any