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Great idea instead of the plain old boring first day letter every year.

Funky Fresh Firsties: Favorite Pins Friday

Use "People Bingo" on the first day of school to help students (and you) get to know each other #edchat #educhat

People Bingo (beginning of the year)

Fancy Nancy can be used to go along with a fancy words wall. Students hear and learn new words every day and having a place for them to bring them back to gets them looking for new words that enhance their vocabulary.

Classroom Procedure Checklist for the Start of the Year - FREE - The great Rachel Lynette was kind enough to share this checklist for the beginning of the year. This is incredible!

Classroom Procedure Checklist for the Start of the Year - FREE

Great Idea!

Clutter-Free Classroom: Polka Dots and Spots Themed Classrooms

Lights, Camera, 4th Grade!: Hollywood Theme JOBS - HOW AWESOME

Lights, Camera, 4th Grade!: Hollywood Theme

Today is wonderful poster! Just print this poster, frame it (or laminate it), and have students come up with a reason each day. Help students learn about optimism, positivity, and gratefulness with this quick, daily exercise. {Perfect for morning meeting or calendar time!}

TheHappyTeacher: Spring Break Countdown!

photo of a cute way to decorate the corner of your bulletin board-hall board next year

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Class roster on a lanyard; easy attendance in case of emergencies. Nice! {image only}

How to Make Wordle Bookmarks - great for end of the year gifts - or as an authentic extension to a lesson on adjectives or character traits

Mrs. Rios Teaches: Wrapping Up a Great Year and Wordle Bookmarks!

Write to Scruffy (he has a lot of problems!) A letter writing unit

Write to Scruffy… {a letter writing unit}

We LOVE this message and the lights!!!! This would be a great bulletin board for the beginning of the school year. Goes great with the Student Success Skills and Second Step lessons.

An Educator's Life: An In-Depth Tour of Mr. Hughes' Classroom


Bloom's revised Taxonomy with verbs!

Post your pictures throughout the school year- I love this idea for a bulletin board that will not ever need to be changed!!! Just keep on adding pics!!! :)

Draw The Line At: instagram bulletin board

How to Do a Close Reading for fiction - I seriously LOVE this. I used to teach grammar like this - by coyping a page in a student's beloved book and show how to diagram sentences. I would model with a different student's book each day- I need to get back to this!

How to Do a Close Reading

Testing Sign for Door (FREEBIE!) Print, Laminate, and Post!

Shh We're Testing Do Not Disturb Sign for Door

10 fun storytelling Games for kids (and adults). Great list!

10 Storytelling Games for Kids

would be cool using members of the wedding party??? heart made using hands: end of the year class photo