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Keep only the things you will need at the moment in your basket! This page has so many good ideas for guided reading!

Quiet critters-when you decide it is important for students to be quiet pass out quiet critters- take them away from students who talk. At the end of the activity anyone who still has a quiet critter gets a prize, point, whatever you use. Brilliant!

Teach123: A.D.H.D. Tips; make your own fidgets for fidgety kids to manipulate in class.

Your first graders (or any grade level) brain - The first graders brain, and all the other grade levels and corresponding development. Really eye opening. These articles can be printed off to share with parents.

A - B - Seymour: Penguins and Polar Bears to go along with writing

leprechaun visit 1280x720 A leprechaun visits my classroom. It is proof!

Second Grade Squad - 2nd grade teacher web sites

I can think of so many uses for these!

"marshmallow points During the month of January the kiddos are trying to earn marshmallow points as a class. They earn points for making good choices, following the class rules, and going above and beyond. When the mug is full, they get a hot chocolate party.

how to make a collage of photos in any shape! how cute would this be with pictures of your students?!

how to get books for the classroom for dirt cheap! you can sometimes get 300 books (of your choice!) for 10$

Teresa Fair-Field, OTR/L, reviews Behavior Solutions for the Inclusive Classroom and shares why every teacher should have a copy of this book. Pinned from Our Journey Thru Autism by SPD Blogger network. For more sensory-related pins, see

Stephanie S. said: To display student work and simultaneously keep them in chronological order for a portfolio! I learned this from my amazing cooperating teacher back in student teaching and I think it's the best thing since sliced bread! What you do: Buy curtain hooks from bed bath and beyond. Take a file folder or decorative cardstock and staple one for each student onto a bulletin board. Make little name plates to place somewhere near the edge of the space then slide three curtain hooks o...

This is a comprehensive 7 page document that lists and categorizes every single procedure/routine to teach in your classroom. This takes all of the guess work out of your beginning of the year management plan

a list of first day/week ideas and grade levels they are suited for