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Great idea on teaching Exploration of the New World for 5th grade, great…

Life is Better Messy Anyway: Exploring the New World! Explorer trading cards and timeline

FREE Explorers Unit Study - Frugal Homeschool Family

FREE Explorer's Unit and Worksheets (CC 2 Wk Includes: Dias, Vespucci, Balboa, Magellan, Coronado and many others

This early explorers visual chart gives the students an opportunity to draw what…

Early Explorers sample page - love the text + visual approach within a graphic organizer. It might be interesting to consider additional columns such as "mistakes" or "misconceptions.

Reader's notebook ideas:  I like the genre overview that each child can have in…

readers notebook ideas, liked the genre overview that each child can have in their readers notebook. This may be better for older grades.

using pockets for classroom jobs--this would be a little less crazy compared to…

Classroom management using pockets for classroom jobs--this would be a little less crazy compared to my busy bee chart that i have had to add to all year.

Classroom Management

My teacher uses a Noise Meter similar to this one. The Noise Meter is a cool way to remind students the correct noise level that they should be using! You just use the paper clip and move it to the appropriate noise level the students should be using.

brain breaks

Idea for Brownie Dance Badge: For a "surprise" movement/dance when you need something to fill time. Would be easy to put in a can and have a student pick one out. Use rhythm patterns for student to clap, or sing intervals, or name tempo markings, etc.

Brain Break Sticks

MOVEMENT-- Brain Break Sticks: I don't teach but I can see this being good for me during work. Sometimes you just need a break from the computer screen. Might as well get in some type of workout in.

BRAIN BREAKS    CANNOT wait to do this!!!   I do some of these, but just off the…

Heeren's Happenings: Objectives and Brain Breaks----I can now do something useful with all the great brain breaks/movement activities I learned last year in grad class!