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Title: “Discovering Our Classroom Community”

Objective: By the end of this lesson, students will feel comfortable and familiar with their new teacher and have a basic understanding of the classroom expectations and procedures.

Materials: - Whiteboard or chart paper - Markers - Laptop or projector - Video resources: 1. “Meet the Teacher” video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ABC123) 2. “Classroom Expectations” video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DEF456) - Worksheet: “Classroom Scavenger Hunt” (link to worksheet: https://www.example.com/scavenger-hunt-worksheet)

Procedure: 1. Introduction (5 minutes) - Greet students as they enter the classroom and introduce yourself briefly. - Explain that today’s lesson will focus on getting to know the teacher and understanding the classroom expectations. - Emphasize that while icebreakers won’t be used, engaging games will be played to create a positive and interactive learning environment.

  1. “Meet the Teacher” Video (5 minutes)
    • Show the “Meet the Teacher” video, which provides an overview of your background, interests, and teaching style.
    • Encourage students to pay attention and take note of any interesting facts or similarities they may have with you.
  2. Classroom Expectations (10 minutes)
    • Show the “Classroom Expectations” video, which outlines the rules and procedures in the classroom.
    • Discuss each expectation briefly, emphasizing the importance of respect, responsibility, and cooperation.
    • Allow students to ask questions or seek clarification on any expectations.
  3. Classroom Scavenger Hunt (10 minutes)
    • Distribute the “Classroom Scavenger Hunt” worksheet to each student.
    • Explain that this activity will help them become familiar with the classroom layout and locate important resources.
    • Instruct students to work individually or in pairs to complete the scavenger hunt within the given time.
    • Monitor and assist students as needed.
  4. Review and Closure (5 minutes)
    • Collect the completed scavenger hunt worksheets.
    • Recap the key points discussed during the lesson, including the teacher’s introduction and classroom expectations.
    • Encourage students to ask any remaining questions or share their thoughts about the first day of school.
    • Express enthusiasm for the upcoming year and the opportunity to learn and grow together.

Note: Adjust the time allocation for each activity as needed to fit within the 35-minute class period.

Additional Resources: - “Classroom Expectations” Worksheet: (link to worksheet: https://www.example.com/classroom-expectations-worksheet) - “Classroom Scavenger Hunt” Answer Key: (link to answer key: https://www.example.com/scavenger-hunt-answer-key)