Words to live by
DIY Monogram Ornaments-- great friend gift. use letter stickers from hobby lobby & fill with glitter!
The Teacher Bill of Rights #weareteachers
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..
Good parent visual for parent/teacher conferences -- and for the kids!
Classroom Coupons-33 Coupons to Reward and Inspire
Jar for students to pull (educational!) activity ideas when if they finish something early...more exciting than the old "read a book" standby.
awesome idea - a class list with each students picture. Perfect for a sub binder. Perfect for volunteer also!!!
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
Ask each child to bring in a small framed family photo...love it! What a fun way to make a classroom feel homey! :) gives students a sense of responsibilities to their parents while at school too!
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
Food Chain Foldable
They wrote their hopes and dreams in balloons and attached a picture of themselves soaring with them.
dictionary anchor chart
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!
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!!
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.
Idea for teaching opinion writing..common core standard
End of the year letter to parents...What parent wouldn't love to get this from their child's teacher!!!!