This is a really cool board because of how the books are all shown through the windows. This is a way to encourage kids to want to read, to "open a window to a new world". This would be good to use during a reading unit so kids can get ideas for novels to read
21 DIY Ideas for Decorating Your Classroom: Try some of these fun DIY projects to bring a little more color and life into your dull classroom. Turn boring stools into fun furniture with a little paint. If the school permits it, paint your ceiling tiles. Paint a cabinet with chalkboard paint!
Hallway pole + paint + air duct tubing = super fun giant pencils.-Love this---so doing this outside my door at school this year!
Year long bulletin board. Trunk made from brown butcher paper. Leaves made from tissue paper flowers from Party City. Summer: green tissue; Fall: orange, red, brown tissue; Winter: bare branches; Spring: pink tissue
Mrs. T's First Grade Class: First Grade Timeline
Emoji Lesson Scale - Relatable and current. Students leave a post-it note next to a number/face to rate their understanding as they leave class. (image only)
Confetti Bulletin Board. So cute! Could add student work on top of the confetti. **I'd love to have the students write ways to be kind on small pieces of cut construction paper and glue on afterward over the other pieces to highlight them.
Cute! And relevant. Wouldn't it be great to replace TV with reading for entertainment? Bulletin Board ideas. From Marci Coombs Blog
banners using picture books
They picked their favorite book used a piece of cardstock folded to look like a book with a binding. They illustrated the cover, and wrote a brief summary on the back. We read some summaries on the back of some of the books in our class library and the students noticed that many of them ended in questions. We discussed how the questions left you wanting to read more to find out what happens in the book. add their photo & DONE!
Classroom timeline. I LOVE THIS. Fun idea to put up class pictures and favorite things from the year! SO GREAT!
Create a tent using bulletin board paper---hang from ceiling! (Other ideas in blog post too!)
Love!!! This is true in my room!
A wonder wall - have student add their wonders before a unit and what they learned at the end of the unit
Camping Theme- Did this for my classroom door. Used table cloths from dollar tree.
Monster themed bulletin board... Taking a bite out of
Filing cabinet makeover.
A lovely little reading nook. Note the easily reached books and soothing wall color with a nice privacy canopy.
Wordle themed welcome back bulletin board!
End of the Year Bulletin Board Idea
DIY: How to make a cloud! Wish I had know this when Nadja asked for a cloud for Xmas, we only came up with a dry ice version. She still has a jar of "condensed" cloud though.
Neat display...could also do with photos of kids reading displayed to spell read
1st Grade Classroom
Beautiful Color Cloud: I think this would be so pretty in the classroom library.