Quieting the Chatter: 5 Tips for Dealing with A Chatty Class
Have a chatty class problem? Are your tired of trying to talk over your talkative class? Check out these five tips for dealing the with chatter.
Clever teacher's mental health check-in chart inspires educators to create their own
Erin Castillo, an educator at John F. Kennedy High School in Freemont, California, created a mental health check-in chart for her students.
Students LOVE Classroom Helpers/Jobs and You Will, Too!
Do you have helpers in your classroom? Many teachers have asked over the years about how classroom helpers work in our classes. Here...
Classroom Management Hacks - Playdough To Plato
The hardest part of teaching is the thing they don’t cover in teachers’ education programs – classroom management! It’s what makes a day turn from jump-to-the-sky-amazing to don’t-want-to-ever-come-back-again-awful. Classroom management is undoubtedly one of the hardest teaching skills to learn, but these tried and true tips and tricks will help you focus students’ attention, manage behavior issues and […]
Tackling Tattling in the Classroom
"Jackson cut in line!" "Olivia said a bad word!" "Kiara pushed me!" It seems like every day there is an endless stream of students reporting behaviors or incidents that happen in the classroom. On one hand, we want to help our students feel heard and validated so they know we are a safe person for them to talk to. On t
Teaching Procedures - The Owl Teacher
Teaching procedures is an essential part of classroom management! Check out these tips to minimize wasted time and frustration and have a successful year!
No More Messy Student Desks – Teacher Trap
Messy student desks lead to wasted time and lost assignments! Help your students get organized and stay that way!
Growth Mindset Swag Badges
This 141 page pack contains 55 different swag badges to use in your room. Each badge celebrates a growth mindset achievement and can be a powerful way to recognize and reward your students at little to no cost to you. There are 60 pages of swag badges in color, 60 pages in black and white, 5 binder ...
FREE Horizontal & Vertical Bulletin Board Posters - Math Classroom Decor
These simple horizontal and vertical posters are a cute addition to ANY classroom. Wrap them around the corner of your whiteboard or bulletin board and they hardly take up any space at all. These posters will help your students remember the difference between horizontal and vertical. And they are ...
What Should You Teach during the First Week of School? — Carly and Adam
The lessons you teach at the beginning of the year are crucial for laying the foundation and setting the tone for the rest of the school year. During the first week, your schedule should be a mix of teaching procedures and expectations as well as building a strong classroom community.
RoundUP Review of Miscellaneous School Resources
A collaborative blog by Pre K and Kindergarten specialists. Child growth and development, information, free printables.
Star Bucks - Classroom Economy Reward System (Space Theme)
Are you looking for a fun and motivating classroom economy system? Star Bucks are a fun classroom economy and classroom management/behavior system, and they also reinforce place value. Your students will love to save up their bucks for rewards! STAR Bucks are a fun way to reward your students for ...
83 Best Classroom Organization Ideas - Chaylor & Mads
The best ideas in classroom organization This includes the best ideas to organize your bookshelves, create an epic teacher cart, plus create the perfect space just for you!
Multiplication Strategies Flip Book
In these flip books your students will learn the multiplication strategies to master multiplication fluency, as well as their definition. The multiplication strategies included in this flip book are; grouping, arrays, repeated addition, number lines, and skip counting.Flip books are a great referenc...