Here’s a quick checklist for you to help you plan your first-day lessons:
- Get to know the students’ names
- Establish your English and L1 policies
- Establish basic rules
- Identify classroom duties and responsibilities
- Set up your end-of-class routines
- Introduce useful classroom language
If you’re looking for ideas for first-day lessons, check out this page from our Online Staffroom – there’s something for every level.