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You can order a box of books from this site for $19.99. 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 $19.99, that's a small price to pay :)

Simile Rainbow - here's a quick lil simile review or introduction- depending on which grade level you teach

oh a data wall-would work great for teaching data throughout the year-incorporate into NC?

Cute thank you card for parent volunteers.

Observation Tips and Common Core Assessments!

How to Be Successful in Your First Year of Teaching Elementary School: Everything You Need to Know That They Don't Teach You in School

Habit #2 - They wrote theirs hopes and dreams in balloons and attached a picture of themselves soaring with them. Make "Oh the Places You Go" Bulletin Board!

This summer I am doing this...she takes you step by step organizing your classroom (starts with materials needed to do so... great site)

Wonderful Idea for Teaching "How to take Tests" : a Test Taking Foldable. Read the blog to see the explanations of the flaps. They are great!

12 Activities that are easily performed independently, in partners or in groups for December 12, 2012! Great to use for transitions, early finisher...

to restore dry erase boards that are hard to erase: spray a clean board with wd40, wipe dry with paper towels. the wd40 fills in the dried pores of the board that hold in marker ink, making it easier to erase.

Red Ribbon Week: iTune Out Drugs

100 Things You Can Purchase from the Dollar Tree and Use in the classroom with over 150 activities using those materials! So many great ideas in this post!

A blog FULL of anchor charts, and it's very well-organized.

AWESOME!! Literacy AND Numeracy Anchor Charts and heaps of great links to other teacher blogs. Fabulous!!! :)