I like the bulletin board, but I wanted to make it more flow charty. In reading her blog, it seems that she was inspired by the post on Everybody is a Genius on Standards Based Grading I also know that I can't make a bulletin board as nice as Sarah Hagan's, so instead I hopped onto my computer opened up Lucidchart and make a hand-out for the first week. I may even blow it up to poster size to post on the wall (more my style).
Here is an image of my work:
Here is the .pdf copy.
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