- Does the thought of circle time make you want to find the nearest exit?
- Have you ever planned what you thought was the best circle time the world had ever seen only to find out your students didn’t agree?
- Do you struggle with keeping kids engaged at circle time?
- Are you constantly on the hunt for new ideas, but end up singing the same songs and reading the same books at circle time?
- Do you feel more like a peacekeeper than a teacher when kids are gathered together for circle time?
IF you said “Yes” to any of the above questions, guess what??
…You are not alone!
What if I told you it doesn’t have to be that way?
What if circle times went from being your biggest stress, to your greatest success?
INTRODUCING…CIRCLE TIME CERTIFIED
4 hours of informational videos broken down into short lessons (2-15 minutes). From classroom management to how to keep kids engaged, it’s all here! Self-paced with 24/7, lifetime access means you can watch anytime (even on your phone)!
CIRCLE TIME ACTIVITIES
32 teacher-test and kid approved circle time activities. Each activity includes step by step instructions, a video demonstration, digital audio track and visual aides. From transitions, to stories, movements songs and more, you’ll be set for the year!
Learning how to pair activities to include an ample amount of movement and down time can take time! That’s why you’ll receive 5 “done for you” lesson plans that will show you how to pair activities for circle time and set you and your kids up for success.
CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
Once the course is completed, receive a downloadable certificate that says you are “Circle Time Certified”! This course qualifies for 4 Washington State STARS Hours. To receive credit in your state, check with your supervisor or state certification office.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN…
♥ Identify your “why” aka your passion for teaching that fuels each day
♥ Why circle time is so beneficial for kids and you!
♥ Ways to get AND keep kids engaged at circle time.
♥ Benefits of using music and movement at circle time and throughout the day.
♥ Circle time logistics including room setup, lesson pacing, planning and more.
♥ Song for making transitions easy and fun.
♥ 32 activities for circle time that are proven to work!
WHAT TEACHERS ARE SAYING…
I loved how Jocelyn drew from a LOT of different sources and experts in related areas/fields… esp. the brain-based theories and explanations for the “whys” of your tips and strategies… so helpful to share with families, too!