Ideas for Elementary Classrooms
There are so many ideas for teachers on Pinterest! Here are some we thought you might want to try.
Alphabet play dough mats. Easy for beginning kindergarten because the letters on mat look like real play dough "snakes".
Goal Setting in the Classroom- love this. Students set smart goals, ones the can measure. I even set a goal and reflect on it too. Kids can check in on me and see how I'm achieving my goals as well. Leaders Classroom, Goal Setting In The Classroom, Fourth Grade Classroom Set, Setting Goals In The Classroom, Classroom Manag, Fourth Grade Classroom Ideas, Goal Setting Classroom, Fourth Grade Teaching Ideas, Classroom Organization
Students set smart goals, ones they can measure. I even set a goal and reflect on it too. Kids can check in on me and see how I'm achieving my goals as well.
team building activities first week or these would be great Friday activities to build community in the classroom
reading nook between two filing cabinets: the colors aren't my thing, but I love the idea. Reading Nooks Classroom, Classroom Filing Cabinet, Classroom File Cabinets, Classroom Curtains, Reading Nook For Classroom, Classroom Nooks, Classroom Reading Nook Ideas, Classroom Reading Nooks, Reading Nook Classroom
Summer Reading Bingo Card + Printable Blog Hop
Open House before first day of school Tour. Parents can follow the signs and do everything you need them to do before the first day of school. Ends with a little gift for the student and the parent to welcome them into the class. Scavenger Hunts, Anchor Charts, Teacher Blogs, Parent, House Stuff, Reading Lessons, Open Hous, Little Gifts, Back To School
Open House before first day of school: Parents follow the signs and do everything you need them to before the first day of school. Ends with a little gift for the student and parent to welcome them into the class.
Need an idea to end the day? The End of the Day Jar has 24 questions to ask students to get them talking about their school day. This helps build community in the classroom. You can call on students to answer the questions or have them talk with a buddy. Classroom, Help Build, Student, Community School, 24 Question, Jar, Grade, Educ, Build Communiti
Need another Closing Circle idea? The End of the Day Jar has 24 questions to ask students to get them talking about their school day. This helps build community in the classroom. You can call on students to answer the questions or have them talk with a buddy.
elementary organization: classroom. Check out curriculum alignment resource.
will print this at the end of our end of year video... sweet and complete. Another AWESOME YEAR OF TEACHING... check!
KINESTHETIC MATH FACTS~ Mix academic learning and physical activity. Hold up math facts and students show the answer using the left leg for the tens and right leg for the ones. As they gain proficiency, speed it up and they'll be "dancing!" Math Fact, Math Problems, Left Leg, Number Games, Numbers, Dance Classroom Ideas, Mats, Legs, Danc Math
An awesome and simple little teaching tool over at Teacher Tipster’s Facebook page! (look for “Teacher Tipster” on Facebook if this link doesn’t work; it’s in the recent wall photos) Graphic Organizers, Math Charts, 100S Chart, Teacher Tipster, Hundreds Chart, Number Sense, Hundr Chart, First Grade, Kid
This is an exceptional way to teach kids about shapes. This is more than just identifying them...this will teach them why a hexagon is a hexagon!