10 Ways to Sabotage Your Classroom Management
10 Ways to Sabotage Your Classroom Managment: If you are having classroom management problems, take a look at this article, which explains what NOT to do, and the more effective practices you should try instead.
What Stuck With You sign for your classroom. Students use post-it notes to show what they learned and then stick it right on the poster.
This What Stuck With You sign is a great addition for your classroom. Students can write what they learned throughout the week on a post-it note and stick it to the board. This can be a perfect activity to wind down at the end of the day on a Friday afternoon. I have personally used this in my own classroom and the students love this board. They love showing me what they have learned, and it helps to challenge and encourage them to raise their level of learning. I have the students write…
Google for Teachers: 100+ Tricks
From super-effective search tricks to Google tools specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time.
The Ultimate List of Educational Websites
You can learn nearly anything and everything from the internet, the only trouble is finding reliable sources for information. Below is an infographic that has
I.C.E. — Introduce, Cite, Explain. An acronym for teaching your students how to properly incorporate citations into their writing. Perfect for English teachers at the middle school or high school level. Print out the poster and hang it up in your room!
Flowchart: What Books to Give a Middle-Grader
I had a lot of fun with this one. So much so, that even though it was supposed to be posted on here yesterday (Thursday being my normal midd...
40+ Best Books for Boys ages 8-16. These will captivate even the most reluctant readers.
Adventure, humour, suspense guaranteed to thrill and captivate boys of all ages.. even the ones who don't enjoy reading!
101 English Language Arts Websites for Teachers | ELA
An excellent list of English Language Arts websites for teachers, including resources for ESL, grammar, literature, reading, writing, Shakespeare and more!
Classroom Organization for Secondary Teachers
Classroom Organization Secondary Classroom Organization A guide to more focused students, less stress, a smoother year, and a happier you. Work smarter, not harder. There are two major components included in this product: a short, easy to read guide (25 pages) AND folders organized by category wi...
11 Free Reading Websites for Kids
Bring reading to life with these 11 free reading websites for kids! Great resources for preschool through middle school. Find more at ReallyGoodTeachers.com
Sight Word Success Stories
I guess it goes without saying that Rainbow Words are everywhere at Lake Myra! It's a beautiful thing and of course, you can imagine how ecstatic I was when this first grader walked out to the carpool loop (my pm duty) to see her wearing a "Congratulate Me! I just passed my PINK rainbow words!" shirt label. Uhhh, of course, I gave her a high five, a low five and a rainbow five for her accomplishment...and then said, HOLD THE PHONE...let me snap a pic of that doggone cute label! The second…