Use a cover slip when collecting assignments. Grade the assignment, record the grade on the cover slip, then pass the papers back to students. No alphabetizing papers for the grade book. You can also see at a glance who didn't turn work in.
Class Organize: Exit Slip, Exit Ticket, Ticket out the Door -- I like that the students sort the slips themselves by placing them in the correct folder. When I'm really rushed, I can just check the ones that need more help.
Teachers: the Hang-Ups Family Organizer is perfect to use in the classroom! It's easier to place the extras in the folder and reduce clutter on my desk. I also pinned a link to creating this type of hanging file using duck tape. For absent/missing work
(We can use this idea for the home, too! ) Original pin: Students don't ask me for pencils anymore. No one leaves the room until all pencils are back on the board. (Photo only, but would be easy to make!
PURCHASED THE WORKSHEET SET - It's in my dropbox! Students love these funny Ted Talks that also inspire and teach valuable lessons. Includes ideas for how to teach them in the classroom. Appropriate for students of all ages.
17 Apps for Teachers in Tech tools can help teachers reach kids in a variety of different ways, and can prepare kids for the kinds of tools they'll use when they are out of school and become working members of their communities.