This is a really cool idea for a "BOOK WALK." Different pages from a story are posted around an outdoor trail. At each post (numbered in order), a volunteer adult reads that part of the story and then gives the children a small object related to that part. At the end, the children use the small objects to assist in retelling the story. Love it! (Click to blog to see more details.)
DIY QR code poster for school libraries
'Tower of Books' is a fresh alternative to your stuck-in-a-rut reading log. 2-D and 3-D versions, with lots of reading list options! ($)
Library display, Where Do You Read?
This is a FREE name that animal based on its skeleton presentation. It helps reinforce that the skeletal system helps provide the form of the animal. A skeleton is shown and then the students try and guess the animal. This set of slides is one very small part of my skeletal system lesson. Link to FREE .ppt provided in pin info.
Some might say that a hero is someone who does amazing feats like winning an Olympic gold medal or the Noble Peace Prize. Others say that being a hero is someone who performs a brave act like a firefighter who goes into a burning building to save a child.
This free eBook includes 14 free social studies resources for grades K-12! Fourteen of the best sellers on TpT have gotten together and contributed resources to help you Spring into Social Studies!
Mrs. Lowes' Kindergarten Korner: Read Across America Week Activities
Teaching Blog Addict: 33 Ideas for Read Across America
dr seuss quotes about books - Google Search
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Martin Luther King Jr. poem. This poem is included in my MLK Jr. packet. The 41 page packet is common core aligned 41 and includes various fun and engaging reading & writing activities for k-3rd. Enjoy!
Christmas Display. MPL Children's Dept., 2013.
Here are some fun frozen olaf bulletin board ideas for your classroom! These are perfect for winter or christmas time.
Valentine's library bulletin board
snowman book stack
Christmas Tree Ornament from old Book Pages
From the Short Stacks: The Holidays Threw Up in Our Library
It's snow secret we are a great class! for next year, but with my kid's snowmen.
Book reports can be fun! This could be used for menu assignments for differentiation. Pick which to use to build your turkey.
Book recommendation display
3 Reasons to Give Your Kids Graphic Novels Graphic novels are more than just expanded comic books.
Class Book idea from: Pete the Cat- I Love My White Shoes Unit!