Takin' Care of Business
Teachers—Love this one: Have parents write their address on an envelope at Open House. Then, send a positive note home for each student
appreciate your kids
ExtraMadness - Inspirational Picture Quotes
I like the Present idea - give each student a piece of a whole class problem or story. Could also do a poll using sponges (TeacherTipster idea) and read the bar graph after everyone has taken their seats. APS: 27 Ways to Greet Students...I am always at the door at the beginning of every period. I like these ideas even though hs kids may think its corny!
27 Ways to Greet Students
Student Success Infographics | An Ethical Island
Excellent video on MOOD and TONE--students must be able to infer meaning simply from "reading" the visuals.
Gratitude board...have students leave thank you notes for their peers and teachers.
Student work display using neon card stock glitter clothespins. Blogger changes out student writing weekly. Easy Peasy Quick Easy!
Kids told all about themselves using their hand shape and we hung it around the room. This really was a fun and easy project for the first week of school.
Teaching in Room 6: All Hands In!
This is a bulletin board where students can put up anything they are proud of, whether it's a picture, drawing or good grades. I like this because the kids choose what they post!
Simply Special Education: Bulletin Boards
At the beginning of every month, everyone starts off in the homework club. If they turn all their homework in on time, then they get to stay in the club! If they don't then they are out of the club. Students who turn all their homework in for the entire month get to come to our monthly homework club lunch.
4th Grade Frolics: Monday Made It July 1!!!!! What?!
photo of a cute way to decorate the corner of your bulletin board
What’s new at SGS
I'm so excited to try Planbook.com next year!
Ladybug's Teacher Files: Make a Digital Plan (with Planbook.com)
Great stations to put on during class
Hippo Hooray for Second Grade!: Pandora in the Classroom
Glow Stick necklaces for Meet the Teacher night "your future is bright!"
Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits: Where I Teach Wednesday
great idea for first day
Confessions of a Teaching Junkie: The BEST First Day Ever!
Go Noodle is one of the BEST things to ever enter our classroom management bag of tricks! Perfect way to get them excited or calmed down and FOCUSED for learning. Brain Breaks are a must in today's classroom. Go Noodle is exactly what we need all in one place...AND it's FREE!!! :)
FREE 7 Virtual Field Trips Every Teacher Ought to Know About~ Inside the White House, the Smithsonian, and lots more great "trips!"
7 Virtual Field Trips Every Teacher Ought to Know About
Command hooks and a tension rod create a super easy anchor chart stand! 06SGSQ14CP23
Fun With Firsties: Snow Day Activities & Holiday Hoopla
Add up to 5 headphones to any iPod/iPad for a listening center 06SGSQ14CP23
Wallace Family: Make it Monday: Teacher Edition
"I am" statements for beginning of year - adding pic of student looking up at the statements is very creative.