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20 Weeks of Common Core reading practice in one bundle! Realistic fiction, historical fiction, drama/plays, poetry, folktales, and informational text passages are all included. Every Literature and Informational Text Standard is included. Questions are posed using different levels of Bloom's Taxonomy to promote in-depth and deep understanding of each standard.$

Place value cups for teaching place value. Genius!

Look + Listen = Learn

This website has really cool themes to carry throughout your classroom. I found the ocean one to be interesting because one the swimming pool in the picture. I feel like you could use this as a reward for students that had outstanding behavior where they could do either their reading or writing in the swimming pool.

Pixie Chicks: Classroom Themes {Ocean}

Spelling City!!! Super fun website for students to practice weekly lists. =) Website and App

VocabularySpellingCity App | General

Your Teacher's Aide: The 3 Minute Classroom Clean-Up. Rockin Robin or the Happy Working Song from Enchanted

Pizza box drying rack. clever

OMG! I want this!! Hahaha!!

Use binder clips and hooks to store extra bulletin board borders.

Counting coins, making change, and solving money word problems are all important skills. Here are some ideas to help you teach them!

Get to know you games

Put class roster on the back of your nametag so that you won't have to worry about grabbing the list for firedrills, etc. Great idea!

20 Best Websites Elementary Teacher Should Know Infographic

This is a 31 slide Powerpoint that explains the AR reading program to parents and students. It includes a video segment from AR.

Parking lot game -- call out a word (or letter) & they "park" in that place. PERFECT FOR SIGHT WORDS!

We finally began 2-digit by 2-digit multiplication this week! The kids are absolutely loving the matrix box we use to introduce 2x2 multiplication!! They love it because it's super easy. I love it because it shows them the place value involved in 2x2 multiplication. They can actually see the process of multiplying the ones and tens of one number by the ones and tens of the second number.

15 Popular Teacher Interview Questions with great sample answers!

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Cute idea. Could be modified for many different ideas!

work boxes, have one for each student, when they finish their work they can go to their work box and pull out things to work on that the teacher has placed in there. (lets the teacher assign different things for the student/if they need extra practice in an area) - DIFFERENTIATION!

Extra papers from the day go in the folders... perfect for make-ups!!

Stop what you’re doing. Walk over and hand this to a child instead of yelling across the classroom. Great idea for classroom management without disrupting the whole class! With picture cues for the firsties.

When someone is doing something they shouldn't be, instead of calling them out, ring the bell and draw attention to someone who WAS on task. (She gives a tally.) Makes everyone aware they are being watched without hurting feelings.

Kool-Aid Playdough Recipe-Made this 3/27/13....We make a lot of play-dough. This was definitely our favorite! The smells made it amazing :)

Fabulous idea for teaching how to read a clock.

Different classroom layout designs :) different setups for 16-30 students