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Stop saying "You are so smart"

How to Motivate Your Students (and Kids)

Data Folders for students to track their own progress (need these for evaluation time)

Welcome to First Grade Room 5: Data Folders

Trashketball: My Favorite Review Game - keep kids excited and engaged, free download included | mrseteachesmath.b...

Mrs. E Teaches Math

Teach-A-Roo: Cool Folder!

Teach-A-Roo: Cool Folder!

Link to the Google Draw graphic: Link to the PDF:  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Google Classroom: Student Quick-Sheet Guide

Pandora in the Classroom. I've been looking for appropriate stations for so long!!

Hippo Hooray for Second Grade!: Pandora in the Classroom

2015-2016 Blank Calendars {FREEBIE!}

2015-2016 Blank Calendars {FREEBIE!}

Some fun ideas which are a little on the dorky side when I picture a teacher doing them... but there's potential here!

21 Things Every 21st Century Teacher Should Do This Year

Great way in introduce rules on the first day!

Five Favorite Books

Blog Post: 5 'Must Do' Back to School Activities. Great for building a classroom community!

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All About Me Index Card Towers! Make these with your students the first week of school so that everyone can get to know each other. These will be great to display for Back to School Night on the student's desk!!!

Panicked Teacher's Blog

Family Feud PowerPoint Templates

Make Your Own Family Feud Game with These Free Templates

Marshmallow Challenge Handout. A great team building activity for the first days of school! Watched it in action, all types of students get involved! Love it!

Marshmallow Challenge Handout

Through alternative formative assessment, teachers can check for student understanding without falling back on the tedious or intimidating pop quiz.

Dipsticks: Efficient Ways to Check for Understanding

Class management First days of school activity

freebie friday and good character bingo

Like What You See? | 31 Incredible Bulletin Boards For Back To School

31 Incredible Bulletin Boards For Back To School

A formative assessment strategy 3-2-1 used as an exit slip.

A Formative Assessment Option

Links to about a hundred or so FREE task cards! It's amazing! {Working 4 the Classroom: It's a Balancing Act}

Working 4 the Classroom: It's a Balancing Act

Our first assignment was a "Social Media Profile" get to know you activity. The kids fill out information about themselves and write four "status updates" from the summer.

Apples and ABC's: A Tour of my Classroom (4th Grade)

Make in powerpoint using Wordart. The font is grobold. Put one per page and blow them up to take up the whole page. Use the wordart that is outline only so it will be blank in the middle. Once you have the name typed and on the page, you can format (or it might say edit) the wordart....that's where you can make the outline thicker.

4th Grade Frolics: Monday Made It #12

For Meet the Teacher---

Lanier's Lions: Did you say Pinterest?....YES PLEASE!

Why we have rules. Short video to intro rules lesson

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FREEBIE! This is a great little activity for the first few weeks of school! Copy, cut, and staple to a brown bag for your students to take home. Students fill the bag with five items that help to describe who they are (sample ideas included). Additional page included for students to write about each item and why it's special to them. Easy and fun getting to know you activity!

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Bloom's Digital Taxonomy Verbs [Infographic]

Back to School First Day Activities

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