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Harry Potter Classroom Jobs Freebie

Harry Potter Classroom Jobs Freebie

Makes them accountable for leaving cap off, writing too hard, losing, etc. I like this idea!

The Go To Teacher: Little things make a big difference

DIY dry erase boards.....This would be great because my smartboard takes up my whole white board!!

Have the kids draw themselves on little circles on the first day and then copy them and cut them to paste around a new page. Could be used for a class news letter !

2. Spelling- Use this Tic-Tac-Toe Board to encourage students to practice their spelling words. The students will be broken into pairs and will play tic tac toe. The students will have to complete three of that activities that are in a row.

Climb the Ladder: A Printable Spelling Game for any Word List by The Measured Mom. Making spelling practice fun can seem like an impossible feat. But this game sounds like a blast. Pin now and be ready for back to school!

This is one of the cutest classrooms I have ever seen. I am defiantly going to have to consider doing this.

Sochi - Winter Olympics - Interactive Reader Freebie!

Students were assigned an element and were instructed to create a superhero based on the element's properties.

Collection of articles on using iPads in the classroom. Save for grant writing.

Write "terms to know" on the board and then have each student erase one and tell the class something about that term (definition, connection, example, etc.). Follow link to read about using a graffiti board as an Activating Prior Knowledge lesson.

Class photo collage of their potential professions. Love this idea...

Kids can bind the books they make with a hole punch, rubber band, and paper clip -- way more fun than stapling!

If your school has moved to Common Core standards you will love this site. This site is filled with teacher uploaded assessments based on Common Core standards.... and its FREE!

I love the idea of decorating your desk! I'll definitely will be doing something like this one day!!

100s of cool science experiments!