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Lisa Kalinowski

Lisa Kalinowski

Mrs. K is a "pinning fool!" ;)

owl door knocker. I'd love this wonderful owl on my the red door too....

5 Ways to Use a Hundreds Chart in the Upper Grades

A DIY Bookcase Stair Railing - love this use of space for more bookshelves. I could totally do this for my house.

Beginning of the school year art project!

Empathy In A (Shoe) Box - Teach your caring classroom kiddos to walk in one another's shoes {literally and figuratively} with this shoebox activity.

Zap! A competitive game for review. Once the board is made, it requires very little prep.

I made mats like this and my class loves to play. We keep score on the board for who wins each 'hand'. I call out, "Draw 2 (or 3) cards and make the least/greatest number possible." I also made one which includes thousands, for later.

Lining the bottom cuff of kids' jeans with a brightly colored bandana is a back to school original.

My New Statement Necklace

My Gray ModCloth Cardigan

Styling My White Denim

is it too early to start sweater shopping for fall?

Behavior Calendar to use with Leader in Me Data Notebooks

I literally do this every day. It helps so much, plus the songs are just BRILLIANT. Even if you don't like instrumental stuff, you will still love listening to Hans Zimmer's music.

The Four Part Apology; how to help your students learn to apologize.

Google Tips for Busy Teachers...if your students have google apps, you must check this out!