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    Simply 2nd Resources: Writing Anchor Charts

    links to youtube videos of unexpected/expected behavior examples from movies

    Things Top Students Do 1. They don’t always do all of their homework. In college, homework assignments generally make up 5-20% of your grade, but can be the biggest time-suck for most students. Yes,...

    Keen On Kindergarten

    Put Away the Red Pens! How to focus on improvement rather than grades! Spend less time marking papers this year!

    currently... listening, eating, drinking, wearing, feeling, weather, wanting, needing, thinking, enjoying

    No more treasure box! Great behavior coupons. I love the ideas in here, like Show & Tell. Students get to pick rewards that are meaningful to them! I think this is great for starting kids on the path to intrinsic motivation.

    Tree in corner... made of what? Tissue paper over packing cylinders/paper towel rolls? Hmm... No matter how you do it, you can change the decorations on the tree based on the season... Spring, fall, etc.


    27 Halloween Costumes For Elementary School Teachers - BuzzFeed Mobile

    IEW videos on youtube.

    Creating Shapes: First Grade Math Reason with shapes and attributes

    Word tin

    magnetic letters for kids, teaching children the alphabet

    30 Days to Transform Your Play | Reggio Emilia Inspired Play at Home

    I really like this idea and it would go right along with and idea that a math coach and I were talking about. You would put the the numbers up alone first then add the representations later as you have introduced the concepts properly.

    Circle Up Rhythm Performance Activity love this. Everyone is active and engaged!

    One to one correspondence in reading...Little Minds at Work: Kindergarten Guided Reading/Daily 5 Block! All in one post!

    Arabic Alphabet Diagnostic Test Recording Sheet. Test your student's Arabic Alphabet Recognition skills and record results with this chart to keep track of which letters need to be reviewed more.

    Sticky Note Bookmarks {great for close reading}

    Ms. Winter's Campground : Anchor Charts

    Teaching With a Mountain View: Ratios and Mysteries!

    Printable check list to help get things done quicker on school mornings. Great resources on this site.

    How Do I Teach With So Many Kids? - {Busy Bags} - My Joy-Filled Life

    Handprint Vampire