donations for the classroom - curriculum night, once all the supplies are sorted. (band-aids, tissues, ......? )
Magnets with contact info to take home after Meet the Teacher-could include websites and password info for each student, too---link doesn't work
Get your groups in shape with the GROUPS poster and bulletin board set.
A must read for my elementary and secondary friends. We spend too much of our time doing the extra things of teaching!
Class management First days of school activity
Classroom Organization 102 | The Teaching Excellence Program
ABC Order Lesson~ Try word stick centers. Write groups of words on Popsicle sticks, place each set of sticks in a separate container, and then have students sort words before writing them in the correct order. Use with sight words, spelling lists, or words with similar spellings to challenge fast finishers. Check out the pictures and many more great ideas at Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits!
Wall art: Material covered canvas; some covered with burlap with words inscribed on them. Neat idea!
BATHROOM - Paint the tile using a special primer, such as XIM 400, that is formulated to bond with ceramic tile. Roughen up the tile surface with 220-grit carbide sandpaper or XIM's muriatic-acid-based deglosser. Spray on the primer paint for smoothest paint. Grout tile have to be in perfect shape b/c coatings will magnify imperfections.
DIY - How to paint outdated bathroom tiles - West Palm Beach Home Decorating | Examiner.com
Ten Decorating Tips from a Serial Renter - tips for every renter!
no need to get a whole new tub, just decorate the outside!
Bye-Bye Cottage-Cheese Thighs: 5-Minute Leg-Toning Workout.
4 ways to tighten/tone thighs (btw: ballet & running are great but often makes legs appear bigger b/c it adds muscle)
Here are some of the best leg exercises you need to try!
Use paper plates to make a clock for teaching time