Do you have calendar time?
There's so much we have to cram into a day, that some teachers feel there's just not enough time to get to calendar every day.
Part of our routine is to identify what season and month we are in.
My Y5's tell me that it's "Pumpkin month" or "Snow season". They are also clueless as to how many days each month has.
mnemonic poster poems that we practice saying.
blog to pick them up.
From Diane, over at TeachWithMe.com