I love the jungle theme, and here is a cute way to work in the daily 5:
But here are a couple other adorable ideas:
(I hope I gave due credit on these)
I am thinking I will have to be able to switch it up halfway through the year because I just love all of these. I wish I could change the theme based on our units. ( Some of you experienced teachers are probably rolling your eyes right about now, thinking "yeah right wishful thinking," but I guess those are the crazy delusions of a first year teacher). I like to think I can pull this off, and I will surely try, but it will be interesting to see how it comes out... for now, all I can hope is a have a classroom to put this in next year!