Give kids a "Secret Service" mission. Tell them for 1 week, they have to do something for someone else without "blowing their cover." A fun, interactive way to get kids serving others.
Practice 1-12 times table on one worksheet - free!
For upper grades- These are AMAZING journal pages!! At first I thought it was for a paid product...but NO...click on the page you want, then go to the bottom of the next page and you can choose with or without a border! Lots of terrific pages!!!
Five close reading strategies to support the Common Core Omgosh! What great strategies. I've been trying to figure out how to explain highlighting "the important stuff" to 4th graders.
Pinterest Pick: ‘While You Were Out’ folders for when students are absent!
Henry's Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad (Picture Book)
a neat trick for subtraction with regrouping
Free Word Wall of Easily Confused Words
Mrs. Sims & Ms. Mathis' 4th Grade Math Website
For kids who are easily distracted or overwhelmed by amount of work... mind. blown.
Roll the dice and find the area. Who will win the game?
Use paint sticks and velcro to make an activity of putting things in order
FREE Editable Chevron Binder Covers--lots of colors for organizing stuff :) need to print some of these for school asap!