Use the bracelets for assigning students into teams for class projects. Or if you want random team assignment, put the bracelets in a paper bag and have students close their eyes and pick one.
64 Positive Things to Say to Kids: Encouraging Words for Kids
Encouraging Words for Kids - You never know the words that your kids will carry with them the rest of their lives. Add more positivity and encouragement with this list.
Thursday Threads: Subway Art Printable
Continuing with the education theme, I created this fun subway art for my sister's 5th grade classroom. This design was inspired by ...
30 Classroom Procedures to Head Off Behavior Problems | Scholastic
General procedures, daily tasks, and other activities to help you ward off some classroom behavior problems.
Let's give them something to talk about...
Finally classroom pictures are here for your viewing pleasure! I told you I would be changing the theme of my room to a Rock Star Room! Luckily, Abby at The Inspired Apple had chosen the same theme! So I used her idea for the behavior chart, as well as some of her titles for areas in the room. I also, created an I-Pod similar to hers (mine will be used as a reminder of our morning procedures). I really am happy with the outcome of my room! It is WAY truer to my personality (because I…
100 Classroom Organizing Tricks | Scholastic
One hundred teacher tips for creating an organized classroom, from no-mess glitter shakers to re-purposed soda cartons
Classroom organization (#made4math)
So, I’m super excited to share my first #made4math idea, so excited that I’m writing it on Sunday night. Okay, honestly I’m afraid tomorrow will be uber hectic (first day back fo…
EDITABLE Sub Tub!
I have had sooooo many requests for an editable Sub Tub over the past two years, but I just never knew how to do it and still protect my work and the clip art. Until NOW! I am happy to report that after many hours of adding text boxes and tweaking, you can now type …
Teaching Ideas - First Day
The best teaching ideas for math, reading, science, writing, art, spelling, assessment, bulletin boards, character ed, class meetings, classroom management, first day, holidays, learning centers, service learning, social studies, teacher tips, and more!
How to Restore a Whiteboard
Don't throw old whiteboards away. This article describes how to restore dry erase whiteboards that have become hard to erase and/or require constant cleaning. While it's very difficult to get the board back to perfection, you'll be writing...
Ruler Clip Art Rails
Display your children's artwork or even a chore list with this cute wall display system. Made from Jumbo clothespins and a wood yardstick.