Ever have one of those moments at the end of a Friday school day where your students are making too much noise and you don’t feel like doing any work? Well you have come to the right place! These set of silent class games are best to play if you are trying to get rid of that headache you got from yard duty or you want to introduce your weekend with some peace and quiet! - See more at: http://funclassgames.com/silent-class-games/#more-165
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My students 1st Assignment: Whoo are you?
Middle Grades Maven: Editable Owl Themed Newsletter FREEBIE. Add "at home weekly learning tip section" to weekly newsletter. Help parents learn how to help.
owl+classroom+theme | ... my tpt store the first is the owl themed motivational 7 poster set
When you - Enter our - Library - Cooperation is expected. I need to figure out the rest to make it my own!
owl school theme | Blackboard and Beyond: August 2011
Top rated public school has lessons for effective teaching Pt. 1 by Harry & Rosemary Wong
for my fifth grade babies! something they need to know
Pink slip for missing homework from "First Days of School" by Harry Wong. Will print on bright paper and not accept any excuses. I made it a full page so it's easy to file. I also added a "plan" section for check spaces to stay during lunch, bring tomorrow etc.
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list of 30 procedures to remember to teach at the start of the year. Good list even for veteran teachers.
First Day of School Activities for Big Kids- The Toilet Paper Game. I LOVE this idea for middle school! :)
Following Directions test hahaha I used to love/hate these!! I'd always fall for it. Another idea is to make it extra credit in the directions if a quiz or test. (Put your initials next to number 8 for 1 extra credit point) Teaches them to ALWAYS read directions
27 Ways to increase family involvement in your class - Could you try JUST TWO of these strategies before the end of the school year? How about one & plan to adopt another new one for back to school? You know there's room for more family involvement in many French classrooms!
If you want to teach your students about poverty and homelessness, here is a great lesson plan, and all you need is a bag of chocolate!
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So true: this is what wears on veteran teachers, particularly.
Forty Book Requirement....inspired by The Book Whisperer by Donalyn Miller....forces students to read books that they may think they aren't interested in