Student Data Folder-Goal Setting, Data Tracking Charts, and Self Reflections
Great way to give student's the responsibility of setting goals, tracking their own data, and reflecting upon their learning.
Thinking Questions to Assess Comprehension, Metacognition, Guided Reading, RTI
Ice Breakers | 15 Awesome Classroom Ideas For Teachers
Community Post: 15 Awesome Classroom Ideas For Teachers
Read and download this self-assessment rubric and accompanying questions to help you assess your own or your students' social and emotional development this year.
Self-Assessment Inspires Learning
Here's a tour of how your brain changes from infancy to adulthood, making the case for play as the most critical element for learning in childhood and risk-taking as the most essential one for adolescence.
Quiet Jenga! Great for indoor recess!
Toddler Approved!: Sponge Tower Time
New neuroscience journal is edited by kids, for kids
Editable Parent Letter(s) Introducing Class Dojo Classroom Management System
Updated! Very thorough letter to parents introducing Class Dojo by Kinder Peeps!
Classroom Management: Conflict Resolution tip plus FREE printables.
REWARD COUPONS-55 DIFFERENT COUPONS FOR CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT! - TeachersPayTeache...
Reward Coupons-55 Different Coupons for Classroom Management!
Great classroom management poster...Variation for Spanish class: Frida Kahlo quiet....add "paying attention"
5 Must-Watch TED Talks on Education + Interview on Blended Learning *Love TED Talks. Saving this for later.
Blended Learning: Q&A, Videos, and Must-Read Books
Metacognition Breaking Down - good reference for explaining hinderances to understanding
A Literate Life - Anchor Charts
How I've grown folder for end of year - Include pictures, reading levels, and work samples from beginning and end of year. Other great ideas on this blog.
Dragonflies in First: Open House - A First Grade Grand Finale
Best of 2013: Kids Yoga Poses - Kids Yoga Stories
After my students write a piece I have them leave it on their desks when they go to lunch or special area classes. I place a Skittle on each correct punctuation mark (and I usually put one or two one if they indent a paragraph). Let me tell you, Skittles are the great motivator!
Creative Common Core Content
student book - Google Drive
instead of handing back papers all the time. Incredible idea.
Finding JOY in 6th Grade: My FIRST Monday Made It!
One teacher's strategy for using data to drive instruction -- this is worth a look!
My Teacher Friend: Math Benchmark Tracking
A great way to monitor if they need help right away! Then on the back...It has a scale from 1-4 to show if they have learned anything. FREEBIE!!! By-A Teachers Wonderland
A Teachers Wonderland: Evaluations
How to encourage a growth mindset by making small adjustments to student feedback.