She stores all the papers for each unit/theme in binders. So smart. I keep cramming stuff into bursting filing cabinets.
Mrs. Terhune's First Grade Site!: Organization
FREE download to create this cute interactive number line for your classroom
Teacher Tip: Velcro your dry-erase markers to the board and point the tips downward for a longer-lasting marker!
Use straws to teach elapsed time. Click the image to view this and more ideas for using straws as teaching tools.
Woe is I Jr.! Have you heard of this book? It's a fun "Real world" way to talk to kids about grammar. It inspired THIS anchor chart!
Musical chairs writing. When the music stops you pick up writing where the last person left off. Time intervals baed on grade level...
Wordle themed welcome back bulletin board! I need a cricut...
FREE Quick Colorblindness Test for Children~ Nothing can replace an expert opinion, but if you suspect a child may be struggling because he or she can't discern colors, this is a great way to test your hunch.
PARTS OF SPEECH GAME~ Team A selects 4 magnetic, alphabet letters and places them on the whiteboard. Each team writes a sentence using, in order, only words that begin with the letters on the board, and the articles a, an, and the, and then identify each word’s part of speech. Teams earn 1 point for a complete sentence and 1 point for each correctly identified part of speech. Team B picks letters next. Set a timer or do even number of rounds. The team with the higher score wins.
Back to School with Newspaper Dancing- great way to teach kids personal space #backtoschool
Practicing good hallway behavior is a routine for many teachers at the beginning of the year. Hang this Hallway Poem by your door and teach your st...
Classroom Material Packs (FlapJack or not) really help bring cohesiveness to your decor and a brightness to your learning environment. $
At open house parents put their wish for the year in it.... Tells a lot.
Teacher clothing blog-oh how I wish some of the teachers in our schools would pay attention to this!!
Teacher decor DIY-chalkboard paint letter. On the first day of school have every student write their name on the letter and display it on the door :) perfect for the k I am using in their picture!
OPEN HOUSE.....so many amazing ideas and free printables! Open house Stations, how wonderful.
Tales from Outside the Classroom: Instagram, IKEA, and Classroom Decor
Book Boxes using ice bins and colored duct tapeice bins from walmart
Frame a class list and use a marker to cross or check off names -- I have wasted SO many pieces of paper on class lists!
This could be an awesome activity to keep the students busy while you take care of the first day paperwork. Classroom Teambuilding, Pipe Cleaners, Schools Ideas, 1St Day Activities 1St Grade, Team Activities Classroom, Fun Classroom Activities, Buildings Activities, 1St Grade Activities, Team Buildings
Teambuilding: Tinfoil and Pipe Cleaner Challenge that your kids will love!...fun first day of school projec?
Writing Organization Woes Solved in Mrs. Beattie's Classroom ~Many designs to suit your classroom theme, or request a custom product!~
Management Tools for Teachers, editable, forms, checklists and power point for back to school night, $
Love this List!! 20 Things You Can Do In (About) 10 Minutes For A Smoother Running Classroom. Really simple and fast but with long lasting effects.
47 Core Teacher Apps: A Visual Library Of Apps For Teachers - 06/29/2013, TeachThought Staff