Routines are very important for the students and teachers. When they already know what is about to happen makes them feel less anxious. Being less anxious means that they can concentrate more. It important that teachers establish a time for each activity, so that students don’t get frustrated because they already knew.
By planning ahead, the possibility of accomplishing everything that was planned is higher than a teacher who went to a class and gave activities randomly.
In these videos we can find tips for primary teachers:
I believe routine can be a valuable tool for any stage, as it has the power to control their anxiety.