Episode 3: Why You Need a Class Handbook (and what to put in it)
Episode 3 Summary
Have you ever thought about creating a handbook for your classroom? In this episode, I explain how creating a class handbook now can help you kick off a great year and prevent future problems. I also share loads of ideas about what to include in your handbook, plus tips for introducing it to your class. Download free sample handbook pages to help you get started!
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Episode 3 Resources and Links
- How to Create a Class Handbook That Rocks blog post
- Free Class Handbook Sample Pages
- Laura’s Online File Cabinet for Teachers
- Class Handbook Question on Facebook
Editable Class Handbook to Customize
A class handbook is a great way to share your classroom guidelines, explain your policies and procedures, and communicate your expectations to your students’ parents. If you don’t want to start from scratch, it’s easy to customize these editable classroom handbook templates to create a class handbook that rocks!
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