Michelle Dutton
Michelle Dutton
Michelle Dutton

Michelle Dutton

40 sewing tips you should know

First day project. "Friendship tree". All students add their fingerprint and the teacher hangs it in the room as a reminder that we're all friends.- DOING THIS :)

Factoring foldable. I love doing with with my students. They use it and keep it for their entire high school career!

Sentence frames/starters to provide evidence and explanations. (Common Core)

For all my teacher friends PIN THIS NOW!! Incredible reading management binder to track student progress. Every form you will need for assessing students and developing instruction. A great addition to your reading workshop management.

Snowman Tea Towel | Crafts 'n things

I created this and I would not share it unless I thought it could help teachers out. This is a quick reference guide for teachers to use when planning guided reading lessons, or for a quick analysis of Running Record observations. It is a comprehensive scope and sequence that is designed to be cut into a ring. Teachers can "flip" through the levels! It is clarified further by taking those observations and breaking them up into the three Cueing Systems...

Great blog post by a teacher about all the camping theme stuff she did with her class - includes kids books about camping. Love!

We can't wait to go camping later this summer. Love these 10 Camping Themed Books for Kids!

Camping Fun! Camping Themed Classroom Behavior Clip Chart

You have to love a behavior chart that isn't afraid to get a little SILLY every once and a while. I was CRACKING UP when I saw the "Something Stinks" level on this thing!!!

CAMPING THEMED CLASSROOM, free ideas, photos, tips, bulletin board sayings/phrases, inspirational pictures of decor, printables, and more. :) Jodi from the Clutter-Free Classroom www.CFClassroom.com

camping theme classroom decorations - Bing Images

Fixer Upper: Yours, Mine, Ours and a Home on the River | HGTV's Fixer Upper With Chip and Joanna Gaines | HGTV

I've got to do this next year New Student Pack. Make 5 extra at the beginning of the year and include: the name tag, lunch number, birthday candle for our display, labels for folders, desk plates, spelling folders, take-home folders, notebooks, beginning of the year information notes, brochure about our classroom, etc.

school walldisplay about differentiation - Google Search

Super cute idea for a parent volunteer. SO cheap and easy! Also a great end of the year student gift.

Check out different good-bye letter and poem options (some have rhyming lines) as well as a few gift ideas!

Literacy & Math Ideas: Strategies For Answering Common Core Multi-Part Written Response Questions

Articles of the Constitution and the Branches of Government; blog post via Shut the Door and Teach

Children's Books about Different Types of Clouds -- K-Gr. 8 Brianna (Swoonish)