30 Ways to Teach Children about Gratitude and Kindness
A random ball pit is set up in the middle of a cityAnd this is what happens as people approach it. You have to go watch the video. It’s the happiest thing ever. you will smile!
The best and most productive ways parents can use to teach their children to read.
Make it RAIN! Hot water in the jar, cold front "clouds" on top...it rains in the jar. Totally awesome.
Science Fair Project Ideas. I'm gonna need these some day
Give each student a puzzle piece to decorate... keeping the edges intact so it can be re-assembled. Use for a lesson in acceptance... how each individual piece is beautiful on its own. But what a masterpiece you get when you put them all together! (great with an old wooden puzzle, even better then a cardboard version)
Do-It-Yourself Summer Camp - A list of daily morning activities/tasks for the kids during summer break to keep their bodies and brains active and their house clean. Kids get paid for doing the things on the list and at the end of the month those with enough money get to go somewhere fun with the money!
Straw dispenser turned into a pencil dispenser
This site is AMAZING! This site has everything you could possibly want in classroom set up pictures. So inspiring!
Love this!!! 100 Words every Middle Schooler should know - Quiz (Each word is linked to an online dictionary, too) Great find! I earned a 95 out of 100 taking this late one night when Jeopardy wasn't on to amuse me (haha). Can't wait to unleash this rigor on my 4th graders and blow their minds about importance of a rich vocabulary. Great idea for 5th graders getting ready for middle school.
100 Words every Middle Schooler should know - Quiz (Link to High School quiz, too)
Shrunken chip bags SWAPS-finally! The Directions!
Amazing! Cardboard tubes and Popsicle sticks
Your first graders brain - The first graders brain, and all the other grade levels and corresponding development. Really eye opening.