Could do with attendance, too!
Just Reed: Ten Pin Linky Week Two: Classroom Management
Hippo Hooray for Second Grade!: Pandora in the Classroom
Character traits: FAST in reading notebooks Use to write responses, and give the WHY to the "T" part.
Links to Multiple Free Typing Games - Check out out these typing tutorials and games to practice your own typing skills. Practice, practice, practice, and maybe someday you'll type as fast as I do. :)
25 Things Successful Teachers Do Differently
Excellent description of what students are doing during daily 5...this might be helpful for any teacher that is confused about the difference between centers (teacher created work holds students accountable) and daily 5 activities (independent and student driven accountability...no worksheets to "grade"!!)
This site has practice problems for every CC standard sorted by grade level. Great site!!!
ELA and Math Common Core Checklists for grades 1-5