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Phone app spinner for the classroom!

This is a great list!! Could be good for most ages! SmallWorld: 100 Not-Boring Writing Prompts for Middle- and High Schoolers

FREE!! "GOT IT? JOT IT!" A 'Not So Boring' Note Taking and Research Organizer

Free Comic Book Printable~ Students can create their own comic summaries, idiom cartoons. classroom rules, or...? They cut out the panels that they want and then sequence on a separate paper.

Comic Book Panels |

11 Free Reading Websites for Kids | Teacher's Lounge Blog | Really Good Stuff®

Students use hash tags to practice one-word summary writing. Can use as quick check for understanding of events, people, or theories.

The Curly Classroom: I {Heart} Notebooks 2.0

“Attacking the Common Core Standards” Informational Texts – Part Two: Historical Context | Secondary Solutions

7 Classroom Review Games that Won't Waste Time

Sometimes simple & blunt advice is what we need most. :)

Edutopia - Edutopia's Photos | Facebook

Why 20 minutes of reading every day is so important. I'm going to use this at Open House for the parents and first day of school for my students. Why people can't get this through their heads is beyond me.

Sydney Musslewhite on Twitter

The passive voice was used ... by zombies.

A Teacher's Treasure: bulletin boards. Teacher uses settings from books to track on a map. Great idea.

A Teacher's Treasure: bulletin boards

The Diary of a Not So Wimpy Teacher: Free Writer's Checklist!!

The Diary of a Not So Wimpy Teacher: Free Writer's Checklist!!

How Each Of The 50 US States Got Their Names

How All 50 U.S. States Got Their Names

Free downloadable "Read More Books" design for iron on transfer to t-shirts or totes

Never Judge a Book by It's Movie - so many that I could apply this to ... Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Lovely Bones come immediately to mind.

Library Book Display Ideas

You can order a box of books from this site for $12.99. They will range from toddler to young adult books. Each box contains approximately 150 books (give or take). You can also order more age/grade specific books, but it costs a bit more. There is now an advisory on their site that due to high demand, boxes may not ship for up to 5 weeks, but for $12.99, that's a small price to pay :)

Boxed Children's Books - Books by the Foot

Know a 9 to 12 year old looking for her/his next read after Wimpy Kid? Here are tons of similar books to try out!

Jim Thorpe. Notice the different socks? Somebody stole his shoes before his race. All he could find were two shoes of different sizes discarded in the trash can. One was too big so he wore extra socks. He ran his race like this, and got an Olympic gold medal, and set a world record. He was treated this way because he was a Native American

Teacher has created long list of cartoon Pixar (and other) shorts to be used to teach reading strategies. She also has graphic organizers to go with them....Totally and completely amazing! What a great way to get (and keep) the kids' attention!

Technology Up to Speed: Movie Shorts and Reading Strategies

1000 quick writing ideas

1000 quick writing ideas

"In the Manner of the Adverb" classroom vocabulary game

In the manner of the adverb - The Game Gal

FREE Adverb List Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources

FREE Adverb List

English Is Weird Infographic | Linguistics Girl

English Is Weird Infographic | Linguistics Girl

Internet Scavenger Hunt: Popular Young Adult Novels