5th Grade Rocks!!
Great stations to put on during class
Hippo Hooray for Second Grade!: Pandora in the Classroom
Secondgradealicious: End of the School Year Balloon popping fun!
Secondgradealicious: End of the School Year Part 2!
DIY classroom daily organizer: magazine boxes from IKEA, paint, matching file folders, binder clips, labels, printer, a boot tray from Lowe's. A plastic version retails for $50, I made this for less than $15!
Three Ring ($0.00) allows you to take pictures of student work and keep track of them online. It's a fast, flexible, and simple way to organize and present your students' real world work, from handwritten assignments to classroom presentations.
Three Ring on the App Store on iTunes
The M Game...Fun "Getting to Know You Activity"
THE M&M GAME - TeachersPayTeachers.com
Put candy in the center of a slinky as a small gift or favor. "Way to go! You really stretched yourself this year!"
End-of-the-Year Activity: Make a "My Life" Pop-Up Book #weareteachers
We Are Teachers
103 interesting ways to use an iPad in the classroom uhh, yes, please!
Classroom Organization 102 - Use for Bathroom or Running an errand? Add pictures of students under the magnets to make it easy and quickly to see who's out.
Tons of Teaching -- May need to change a little, but I really like it!
Children's Zumba to the song Waka Waka. Great indoor recess or movement break idea.
Two filing cabinets back to back, creating a magnetic bulletin board!
Tips for Parents...How to Help My Child Succeed Free Downloads from Fun in First
You better clear a few hours for this website. It's like a Pinterest of classroom setups. DON'T SAY I DIDN'T WARN YOU!!!
Pipe Cleaner Challenge - divide kids up into teams. They work together. Each team gets equal amounts of tin foil and pipe cleaners and their only instruction is to come up with something creative!
During activities, punch holes in the papers of students that are off task. Easy to keep track of participation when you collect the papers! Another idea: use the punch for knowing who was finished early to allow for differentiation ideas.
Free app lets you scan the ISBN bar codes on your classroom library books to build a database. Let's you easily keep track of books you have, ones that are checked out, and helps you stay organized!