High-Five Teaching, K–5 provides proven strategies for improving morale and community in the classroom and shows how to motivate primary students to take on those more challenging, rigorous academic tasks. This book:
- Is packed with practical strategies designed to be in tune with the way today's digitally savvy students learn best
- Offers sample lesson plans that help teachers implement the strategies
- Demonstrates the concepts with real examples pulled from Cindy Rickert's experience as a current elementary school teacher
- Includes an appendix of sample forms, games, and other classroom resources
Covering student responsibility, motivation and engagement, teachable moments, movement, the creation of lesson plans, and setting up the classroom for the first days of school, this is a resource that has something for every primary teacher.