Creative Thinking for Kids. I like that I can start using these suggestions today! My son loves #5!
Use a CD binder to store alphabet letters and other classroom decorations. | 29 Clever Organization Hacks For Elementary School Teachers
The "How Big Is My Problem" chart helps students identify the urgency and scale of their problems.
Use a spice rack for little arts and crafts materials such as glitter, beads, sequins, and googly eyes.
End of the Day Jar- Questions Cards for Community Building
How to avoid "I'm Stuck" or "I don't get it" in the classroom. This made a HUGE difference in my class!!! (not to mention my sanity!)
"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.).
You failed. OUTSTANDING! 37 second video to reinforce that failure is an important part of learning! Terrific as a discussion starter!
Jack and The Beanstalk... soak the beans overnight so they swell and sprout more quickly. Plant in soil, insert wooden skewer with castle and clouds (cotton balls) attached at top!!! Too cool! AMAZING! Defo use for Castle/Fairytale topic
GoNoodle classroom brain breaks.
Cut a file folder into strips. The shorter the attention span, the smaller you will cut the strips. Students open 1 flap at a time and always begin at the top and work their way down. Students complete the work that they can see when a flap is open. This is brilliant!
Teach123 - tips for teaching elementary school: Small Bites and Movement