My Favorite Desk Arrangement and other Back to School Wisdom

Providing well-thought out seating can really help kids focus on first instruction! Love this desk arrangement with no one's back to the board & a "friendly front row" for kids who need reduced distractions.

Ideal Classroom Arrangement for Primary Education in Malaysia

Desk Layout Idea --- desks have the bane of my existence this year! I guess having 29 students in a classroom made for 20 or so doesn't help .

Great example of an open group desk arrangement. Student desks are in groups, but all face the smart/white/chalk board. This arrangement facilities a great environment for establishing good student-student relationships.

I position the desks in two formations. I have an outer "U" block with sides of and a smaller "U" block on the inside of When we meet we can easily move the inner desks back to the outer desks. This allows me to have a nice-sized open spac

Desk Layout ideas : option for desk layout (I've used something like this before & it's so easy to reach everyone quickly & great for peer tutoring!