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FREE printable. Encouraging students to use all of their senses + adjectives, when they write, makes for better results. Completed projects make a cute b. board, or look wonderful hung back-to-back from the ceiling. "A crop/bushel of great writing." or "Getting to the core of writing."

Apple Writing Prompts

Tell the class to keep the noise level down so the balls won't bounce

ICTmagic - Classroom Management & Rewards

Is, “Shhhhhh!” not working? Well, here are a few tricks for you to try!

Dr. Jean & Friends Blog: Shhhhhh!

"Out on a Limb: A Guide to Getting Along." Kids use the "think and share" method all year long to solve problems!

SO teaching this to my class!

I Love 1st Grade: Sight Word Songs

S'More Fun

A special kind of class: S'More Fun

math fact games: apps and online resources to for practicing math facts

Math fact app games: More fun than flash cards – — Julieverse

Sample page from "Classroom Camp Out" {A week-long integrated unit including reading, writing, math, science, social studies, and word work.} 110 pages, tons of creative and engaging ideas... feel good about having fun in smart ways right up to the last days of school! $

Classroom Camp Out {A Week-Long Integrated Unit}

Pandora in the Classroom

Hippo Hooray for Second Grade!: Pandora in the Classroom

Opinion Writing - Favorite playground activity. Free download.

Opinion Writing: Favorite Playground Activity

Tattling scenarios...great for a whole group lesson OMG AMAZING! also would work well for distinguishing big from small problems

Beary-Smart Addition Strategy Cards