A well-planned first day can establish a positive tone for the rest of the school year


This adapted excerpt from "The Morning Meeting Book" discusses why teachers should take extra care in planning the first day of class and some key elements which should be present in a well-planned first day which will get student excited about the class.

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The Most Important Day: Starting Well by Delivee L. Wright, Teaching and Learning Center, University of Nebraska.