Original pinner said: I had this idea for our Kinder classroom chairs...we originally started trying to make the chair covers but it ended up costing about $6/chair and took a LOT of time. Knowing the positive experiences students have had sitting on exercise balls (but knowing my type A personality can't handle 20 balls rolling around the classroom), this idea created a way for the ball to be stationary.
Place Value Styrofoam Cups - Directions I can't even speak I like this idea so much!!!! This would be good in high school math races in physics....using the equations..first person to dial answer wins
ALL ABOUT ME FREEBIE! - this is great for FIRST week of school - so fun!!
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Teacherific: DIY Whisper Phones. Children use while they read to themselves. Go to the website for instructions.
Had this conversation with Jean about her young readers last night. Fun way to remember which way the letters go!
Maps to go with Audio Memory Geography Songs (by Kathy Troxel)
Writing Numbers Song
Magic E song: I use this to help teach Sneaky e and the kids loooove it week 21
"I Can" Common Core standards for first grade! Make sure your first graders and their families KNOW what they are learning by sharing these cute and simple posters in your classroom and with parents. Kid friendly words and phrasing REALLY helps kids understand what they're learning!
cute activity for word families. Would make a cute craft too for older kids - they would write their name
5 things kids need before they can sound it out
Sight Word Scooping Activity to learn, match sight words with ping pong balls.
This is the coolest site ever!! Educational games for kids.
Poems for how to form each number.
WHOA! Interactive sites for ALL subjects!
Worth trying... Did you know that placing a red dot in the middle of words can help children see the whole word? Try it for students who just look at the beginning of words and then guess.
This game is VERY simple but powerful for the kids because it helps them to make those connections that 5 pennies = 1 nickel, 2 nickels = 1 dime, etc...
Uppercase and lowercase Egg Matching
Tattling reminder printable
color matching parking lot
Pinner said:Parenting Your Strong-Willed Child. Really good tips in this article!
Clutter Jail. If the kids leave it out, it goes in the clutter jail and they have to draw a card out of the community chest and complete the task to get their stuff back. Free printables!