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Getting Control of a Difficult Class- a MUST READ for any teacher at the end of his or her rope! #classroom management

Getting Control of a VERY DIFFICULT CLASS

a really fun idea for classroom management/transitions... the "action cup!" write different actions on popsicle sticks, such as "pretend your legs are spaghetti" and have one student pick an action for the class to do each time they transition! there's a list of actions at the website!

A Turn to Learn: Action Cup!

Inquiry science lesson to accompany the picture book, The Mitten.

Classroom Magic: Are Mittens Warm?

10 Ways to Support Students with Hyperactivity and Attention Needs in the Classroom!

Free 10-page packet of Preschool Scissor Skills! Several different themes available.

Preschool: Ninja Turtle Handprint Stamp. We're definitely doing these in our room...Kristen!! :)

Teaching Mama: 5 Bunny Chants for Preschoolers. Pinned by SOS Inc. Resources @SOS Inc. Resources.

5 Bunny Chants for Preschoolers

A great list of songs to put on song rings. These would be wonderful to have hanging in circle time or by the door for transitions.

Song Rings- Freebie! - Lovely Commotion

Teaching Mama: 10 Preschool Transitions--songs and chants to help your day run smoothly. Pinned by SOS Inc. Resources. Follow all our boards at for therapy resources.

It is tough to get the time to look for excellent teaching materials, while you are still busy giving your kids the attention they need.

20 Best Websites Elementary Teacher Should Know |

How to Make Shaving Cream Rain - fun activity to do with the #kids!

How to Make Shaving Cream Rain - Mom. Wife. Busy Life.

Are your kiddos really into fairy tales, especially the "Three Little Pigs?" Check out this fun mom-created snack mix that features dried fruit "bricks," pretzel "sticks," and veggie "straw." It's super easy, healthy and your kids will gobble it up during story time!

The Elementary Math Maniac: Quick and Fun Math Practice for Little Kids. Another cute way to show number recolonization and one to one correspondence.

Our Preschool Post Office (I really want to do this in my Kindergarten room--it's half day...any suggestions?)

Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds: Preschool Post Office

valentines mailbox made out of a shoebox - how cute is this?

You've Got Mail{box}: For Valentine's Day

Pre K Weather

Weather Charts for Preschoolers - Blissfully Domestic

Great activity for a theme day in the classroom -- ideas for books & activities for camping fun!

Hosting an Indoor Camp-out with the Kids

7 things that helped our kids to develop better writing and fine motor skills!

Items that Help Improve Fine Motor Skills

Learn to Read: What Comes After the ABCs ~ Next steps, practical activities and free printables from a reading specialist | This Reading Mama

Learn to Read: What Comes After the ABCs

A volcano in a mug. Neat idea to show kids how they work. Much more accurate than the old baking soda/vinegar idea.

Storm In A Tea Cup

My kinders can read and write ANYTHING with these!!! These are the "grown-up" reading and writing SECRETS that explain "why" letters do what they do! Get these FREE & teach them to your class tomorrow :) ....Follow for Free "too-neat-not-to-keep" teaching tools & other fun stuff :)

Secret Stories :: Secret Samples

Graphing with real gloves and mittens (or bare hands) :-) "What did you wear today?"

Mathematics | crayons, wands & building blocks

Sound activity for We're Going on a Bear Hunt

We're Going on a Bear Hunt: Sound Activity ~ Reading Confetti

Superlative article on Parachute play and the many ways to use it with young children (outlines benefits for children w special needs, too) Clever parachute game for Itsy Bitsy spider to cross midline!

Hang things on the wall using painter tape and hot glue. Place painter tape first and then hot glue! This may be like the most genius idea EVER!!!