Need a meaningful class project? Try the Samsung Solve For Tomorrow Challenge & get support! Grades 6-12
Best End of the Year gift ever! My kids absolutely loved it, and I love getting notes from them all summer long:)
Research tells us students learn more when we get them up and moving. Why not try to eradicate those common grammar errors with a little bit of fun--try it out with Grammar Games!
this lesson plan is SERIOUSLY AMAZING. what a great way to get kids beyond the "drama." | YourKids Teacher: Erasing Meanness
Random Acts of Kindness Week: Students try to complete EVERY activity on their board. Kids do love a challenge :)
FREEBIE ALERT!! - Classroom Freebies Too: My Holiday Break - the link takes you to a blog where there's another link to the creator's TPT store. The packet is $1.00 but if you download the preview you can get the organizer and writing paper for FREE!!
The guy who walks in like this on a Monday morning
The most fun group game you will ever play. Once you play, you will agree. Instructions for making the Candy Ball and playing the game.
THANK YOU. Middle school and even high school appropriate classroom management ideas that are practical, useful, and boost economy of effort for teachers and students. Oh, joy, finally a resource that calls my name! So many excellent ideas for a professional, mature yet functioning, fun, and learning-filled classroom!
could be used to enhance notes for so many topics - flaps: definition(s), cause(s), effect(s), illustration.
Substitute Teacher Editable Interactive Layered Plan Book- For secondary teachers to place in their sub folder. -Class Rosters -Seating Charts -Attendance • Homeroom Procedures -Where to find my plans • Materials -Procedures • Nurse • Bathroom Passes -My Schedule -Administration • Phone • Email Contacts -Welcome! • Thank You! Make one fold. Editable! Embedded images, you edit the text boxes.
Interesting way to get to know your students and I am doing this tomorrow for the first day of sixth grade!!
PHOTOBOOTHER: This is a super-easy digital version of the classic Photo Booth many of us spent time in when we were kids. My photos are shown on the right. It took me about 7 minutes to upload and download this picture strip. Best of all, it's free. Create a Photoboother bulletin board and use it as a STUDENT OF THE MONTH display. Get tips like this delivered to your inbox once a month by clicking here: http://visitor.r20.constantcontact.com/manage/optin/ea?v=001_Sihum3TrbPEDe4tqrPgPA%3D%3D
Teachers | PARCC Games common core aligned games for reading and math
"Write "terms to know" on the board and then have each student erase one and tell the class something about that term (definition, connection, example, etc.). Great way to activate prior knowledge before a lesson or review after a lesson. ~Source unknown
Critical Thinking and Teamwork activities this activity could be very useful to get students thinking especially after lunch times
Whoa--gotta share this with my teachers! Tracking students' reading levels. Love this!
Inquiry based learning is a multifaceted practice that involves engaging students in challenging questions and then enabling them to use investigation to find
Neat Idea! One student is selected to be the "Ask Me" person (to help students who need assistance) while the teacher works with small groups-no disruptions for the teacher!!!
100th Day of School activities and ideas This site is jam-packed with good ideas.
STEM Challenge- Build a Boat- Students have an array of supplies and must stay within a budget to complete the challenge!
How cute is this? A "decorate your own sugar cookie" station for celebrating success
this is actually worked... So creepy.
Classroom idea: could call it epic fail (epic first attempt in learning) and talk about most common mistakes. Sort of like favorite wrong answer.