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Wonders Instructional Routines Stone Mountain Elementary Spring 2022

Ended May 18, 2022

Full course description

Course Description

This semester long course is intended for SME K-6 Literacy Teachers.  

  • As collaborative teams, teachers will closely study 4-6 Wonders Instructional Routines of their choice. 
    • These routines reflect best classroom practice and help students focus on the new learning task, rather than learning a new way to do something.  
    • They are effective at organizing instruction and setting clear expectations for students.  
    • Learning and using these routines will ensure the most effective and efficient implementation of the McGraw-Hill Wonders program.  
    • They incorporate the most recent and confirmed research in reading and writing instruction.  
  • Lead Learner (Facilitator): Alison Smith
  • Credit(s) and Type: 11 Hours Relicensure | Staff Development


Target Audience

  • Certified Staff
  • Open to Substitute Teachers = Not at this time
  • Open to Student Teachers = Not at this time
  • Open to Charter School Staff = Not at this time


Timeline Overview

In addition to the information shared in the modules, please note the following important dates:

  • Beginning of course: January 5th
  • Face-to-Face Meetings: During plan time on 1/5, 1/12,1/19, 2/2, 2/23, 3/2, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13, 4/27, and 5/11
  • End of Course (if one): May 13th



Here are the outcomes for the course:

  1. An understanding of the purpose of Wonders Instructional Routines
  2. The ability to effectively implement 4-6 Wonders Instructional Routines specific to the teacher's grade-level