Daily 5 & classroom management
Oooh. I wanna tape off my white board like this instead of the homework poster on my wall.
This list is a good start.... Best Beginning Chapter Books for 1st and 2nd Grade
I'm thinking change "sit" to "stand," hands folded to hands at your sides, and "speaker" to forward. Perfect for when we leave the classroom.
Free online keyboarding tools to teach your students how to type.
what to do with kids that aren't paying attention
Anchor Chart ~ What's in your book box (or collection of reading materials)
markers inside "eraser" - when passing out, the students don't know what color they'll get = no arguing
Free Listening Response Sheet from www.dilly-dabbles... and post about Daily 5 chapter 5, Listening and Read to Someone
Nice lesson and freebie to help with the problem of kids interrupting
Using visual cues to check understanding of students who don't like to appear needy in the classroom surrounded by their peers. As an entire class, this is a strategy that you can use to see if retracting is necessary.
Clipboard! This is good because it stays private and can be passed to the music teacher, gym teacher, etc. to keep track of their behavior during specials.
Whole Body Listening...with Pete the Cat