Second Grade Classroom Ideas

Organizational tips, teaching strategies/lessons, and classroom decor

Second Grade Classroom Ideas

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Words to live by

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Standardized Tests

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DIY Monogram Ornaments-- great friend gift. use letter stickers from hobby lobby & fill with glitter!

DIY Glittered Ornaments | Pizzazzerie

The Teacher Bill of Rights #weareteachers

We Are Teachers

Every single teacher needs to watch this student give his inspirational speech each year before school starts! We can't give up on these great students! I cried..

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  • Felicia Pichon
    Felicia Pichon

    That was exceptional!!!

  • latonja sheard
    latonja sheard

    awesome speech-I believe!!!

Good parent visual for parent/teacher conferences -- and for the kids!

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Classroom Coupons-33 Coupons to Reward and Inspire

Classroom Reward Coupons-50+ Coupons to Reward and Inspire


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Jar for students to pull (educational!) activity ideas when if they finish something early...more exciting than the old "read a book" standby.

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First Grade - The Reading & Writing Project

awesome idea - a class list with each students picture. Perfect for a sub binder. Perfect for volunteer also!!!

Keepin' It Kool In KinderLand: sub binder

Eraser Holder

The Resourceful Room!: Monday Made it - I'm Super Excited!

I do this with little stuffed cat toy mice -I call it the quiet mouse. 💚Quiet critters come out only when it's quiet, kids work hard to have one sit on their desk, cute

Keen On Kindergarten

Ask each child to bring in a small framed family it! What a fun way to make a classroom feel homey! :) gives students a sense of responsibilities to their parents while at school too!

Prepare to Play!

I can think of sooo many ways to use this clever twist on a Venn diagram. Comparing characters in a book, comparing characters from different books, comparing one classmate with another, a student with someone famous, two famous people

Just Add Clipart

Food Chain Foldable

Fabulous in Fourth!

They wrote their hopes and dreams in balloons and attached a picture of themselves soaring with them.

Two Tangled Teachers
  • Stevie Raymond
    Stevie Raymond

    Melissa Raymond

  • Jennifer Cook
    Jennifer Cook

    Nicole McNutt Maegan Zell Tori Rask Cori Waufle

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    Jennifer Cook

    Jen Vander Laan

dictionary anchor chart

Third Grade Thinkers: Using Dictionaries in Third Grade

fractions of time

E is for Explore!: Fractions of Time

Students are 'texting' their sight words on iPhones, 'typing' words onto iPads, and arranging their iPod playlists in alphabetical order. SO CUTE!

Mrs. Bremer's Class: A Dr. Seuss Freebie & Literacy Work Stations

200 Ways to Say Went

200 Ways to Say “Went”

These are continents in a box. I love the idea that children can explore the continent (looking through pictures of places, animals, people, etc). Love this idea!!

Ideas for Preschoolers: Around the World

Food chain foldable: draw a large diagram of the animal at the top of the food chain. Then, using flaps, draw things inside that animal's belly that represent the rest of the food chain.

Science Notebooking: Right Hand Idea #2

Idea for teaching opinion writing..common core standard

Mrs. Nelson's Class -
  • Jessica Hudson
    Jessica Hudson

    Got a question. Do you know the difference between the green and pink letters or is that just random.

End of the year letter to parents...What parent wouldn't love to get this from their child's teacher!!!!

End of the Year Parent Letter