Slap! Call out a word and first person to slap it, adds it to their pile..... vocabulary, sight words, math facts... so many possibilities!
The BEST Cover Letter Ever: How To Write It and Write It RIGHT | Her Campus
Student Teaching Binder (for Internship 2 next semester?)
20 Indoor Sight Word Games and Activities! Perfect for a rainy day!
Dry Erase Paint -- great for desks and for classroom walls. We had a white laminate wall in our homeschool classroom that has since stained. We're going to try this to give the wall new life and the surface we really needed anyway. Great idea! (click through to the tutorial)
fun rhyming activity for kids - works on fine motor too. (And can be done with so many things, not just rhyming.)
Great Websites for Free Read-Aloud and Read-to-Me Stories. Websites for read-aloud and read-to-me stories are really great for struggling readers in English classrooms.
Have kids write the reason on a white board and take a picture with them holding it, frame it for Mother's Day gift.
Google is often NOT the best choice for kids! Did you know that if you type "dogs" into Google, you get nearly 5 million hits? The Library Patch has put together a list of eight different search engines that you can use with elementary students. Your student search results will be SOO much better!
Free downloadable & personalizable teacher's lesson plan with checklist on the side.
First graders singing a short vowel song to the tune of "Who Let the Dogs Out?" Will ABSOLUTELY be using this!
a whole website full of read alouds and the videos
Fresh & Fun First Grade - teacher called it "power tower". Students must read word on cup, after 4 they can start to build a tower. If they can't read a word they can't keep it - it goes back on the draw stack. Fun!
You can order a box of books from this site for $12.99. They will range from toddler to young adult books. Each box contains approximately 150 books (give or take). You can also order more age/grade specific books, but it costs a bit more. There is now an advisory on their site that due to high demand, boxes may not ship for up to 5 weeks, but for $12.99, that's a small price to pay :)
Helping Little Hands: Active Math Games and AWESOME Book...several active number games by creating with blocks of felt and different color numbers 0-20