Teach them how to write.
Growth mindset Praise: How to motivate your students to perform better and believe in themselves!
Persuasive sentence starters
Easy-to-make teacher toolbox. Grab a plastic toolbox from Home Depot, add some spray paint and labels, and you're ready to get organized! Fun DIY project for classroom organization.
50 Ted Talks Every Educator Should Check Out (2014 Edition) - InformED
Use a cover slip when collecting assignments. Grade the assignment, record the grade on the cover slip, then pass the papers back to students. No alphabetizing papers for the grade book. You can also see at a glance who didn't turn work in.
You failed. OUTSTANDING! 37 second video to reinforce that failure is an important part of learning! Terrific as a discussion starter, and perfect for Back to School.
have each kid fill in their own head....words that describe them. things they like...
Unit 3 Week 2 Skill: Idioms Intro A frog in your throat. This site has tons of idiom pics