Bentley Elementary School
Morning Meeting

Morning Meeting

Morning Meeting is made up of four components and lasts up to a total of 20 minutes each day.  

1. Greeting:  
Children welcome each other by name.
2. Sharing:
Students share some news of interest to the class and respond to each other, communicating their thoughts, feelings, and ideas in a positive manner.
3.  Group Activity:
The whole class does a short activity together, building class unity through active participation.
4.  Morning Message:
Students practice academic skills and warm up for the day ahead by reading and discussing a daily message posted for them.  

1) We will begin and end on time.
2) One person talks at a time.
3) Everyone gets a chance to talk.
4) We will respect each other's opinions.