Timeline

Timeline

Six weeks to go! You should be:
Making weekly announcements at the Sunday Feast
Placing posters and take-home flyers near the temple entrance
Placing an article about Sunday School with the necessary information in your temple newsletter
Arranging with temple authorities for neededclassroom space
Have a teacher for each age group lined up

Five weeks to go! You should be:
Continuing your Sunday Feast announcements
Announcing dates for registration
Putting posters and handouts near the temple entrance with details of age groups, class times and dates
Printing registration forms with tuition information
Making a list of necessary classroom items
Setting a date for a parent-teacher meeting and making agenda

You should already have:
•classroom space reserved
•teachers for each age group
•age groups decided
•class times decided

Four weeks to go! You should be:
Continuing your Sunday Feast announcements — now announcing dates for registration
Getting material ready to set up a registration table at the feast beginning next Sunday (signs, registration forms, information handouts)
Announcing and calling interested members with children for a parent-teacher meeting
Making copies of the teacher’s guides and giving them to each teacher
Reviewing the first session’s curriculum

You should already have:
•classroom space reserved
•teachers for each age group
•age groups decided
•class times decided
•registration forms printed
•classroom supply list
•parent-teacher meeting date set
Three weeks to go! You should be:
Reviewing the session’s teacher’s guide and ordering any special books, tapes or special project materials required for classes
Continuing your Sunday Feast announcements — now announcing that registration is being accepted
Setting up a table and taking registration each Sunday until the opening day
Announcing and calling interested members with children for a parent-teacher meeting
Purchasing classroom supplies and getting the classroom ready

You should already have:
•classroom space reserved
•teachers for each age group
•age groups and class times decided
•registration information available
•parent-teacher meeting date set and agenda outlined
•curriculum reviewed
Two weeks to go! You should be:
Setting up a registration table during the Sunday Feasts
Continuing announcements about registration and parent – teacher meeting (make sure you give the deadline for registration)
Preparing agenda for parent – teacher meeting, which you should during the week or next Sunday
Getting the classrooms in order7
Printing up attendance sheets for the different age groups

You should already have:
•parent-teacher meeting date set and agenda outlined
•curriculum reviewed and special materials ordered
•classroom supplies purchased

One week to go! You should be:
Setting up a registration table during the Sunday Feasts
Continuing announcements about registration (make sure you give the deadline for registration)
Copying the student booklets for all registered children (you may want to copy a few extra for late registrants)
Filling out attendance forms with registered children’s names
Reviewing the first lesson and getting all materials ready for that lesson
Getting any final preparations ready for the classroom
Making sure other teachers are prepared for their classes

 

Good luck on your first day and don’t forget the most important thing — HAVE FUN!!!