One question we are repeatedly asked is, "What is the best way to manage our classroom supplies?" There are many "best" ways to organize, display and make student supplies accessible. Joan and her students love the sense of community that comes from sharing supplies.
She'll give you a quick peek at what that looks like in her classroom via the video below. It used to be that we only thought about labeling supplies with pictures for our youngest learners. However, we have found going visual with as many things as possible provides scaffolding for our English language learners and helps prepare the way for the success of all, regardless of age.