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25 Clever Classroom Tips For Elementary School Teachers

Reading At Home - Tips For Parents This is perfect for sending home with our students! Parents would appreciate some guidelines when helping their children with their reading homework. This printable includes tips for : - integrating reading in our daily family activities - choosing appropriate books - tips for helping beginning readers - practicing fluency developing comprehension skills!

All Students Can Shine: Reading At Home - Tips For Parents

All Students Can Shine: Reading At Home - Tips For Parents.

All Students Can Shine: Reading At Home - Tips For Parents

Name Map-This is a great getting to know you activity. The teacher creates one and shares it with the class. The teacher then allows the students to create their own "name map". The middle symbol represents them and then they have other symbols branching off of the center symbol that represent who they are and their interests. It also goes well after reading Chrysanthemum.

More Back To School Ideas! Another Icebreaker Idea.

Say as a whole class when papers are passed out to remind students to write their name on papers

Write my name posters

Great tips on using an iPad in the classroom. Love the classroom management ideas!

The iPad as the Teacher's Pet

I am in love with my teacher toolbox! I got the labels from my friend, Erica Bohrer from Erica's Ed-ventures. She has several different styles. I even made one for my home office. You can check them out here.

Even though Daily 5 is not station rotations I will definitely use this list of ideas for prompts for the students.

The Second Grade Superkids: Daily 5 Station Ideas

Get to know you games. Love this for back to school and morning meeting!

She's crafty: Get to know you games

Open House before first day of school Tour. Parents can follow the signs and do everything you need them to do before the first day of school. Ends with a little gift for the student and the parent to welcome them into the class.

Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits: Where I Teach Wednesday

beginning of the year procedures checklist

Mandy's Tips for Teachers: Procedures, Procedures

Weekly syllabus

The Learning Tree: Weekly Homework + FREEBIE

IEP cheat sheet | IEP Cheat Sheet. Doesn't link through but can use the idea.

Christmas Cookie Recipe Book

Open House Thank You Cards

Open House Thank You Cards

Just had a set of these classroom caddies made to go with my nautical themed classroom. Can't wait to use these this year! Contact "Quite a Pear" on Facebook to order yours and you won't regret it!

Use Your Writing VOICES! As you do a mini-lesson on a certain trait, write a card that summarizes the idea. Then have a friend place it under the correct trait category at the end of the period, during sharing time. It's a great close to the lesson after the students have shared how they used the skill in writing that day.

Teaching My Friends!: Use Your Writing VOICES!

Common Core Alignment - 5th Grade CAFE Menu (PDF)

Common Core Alignment - 5th Grade CAFE Menu (PDF)

10 Ways to Use 1 iPad in your classroom!

Primary Punch: 10 Ways to Use 1 iPad in your classroom!