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    "Diagram of a Listener" -Focus on social & behavioral approaches. -Provides a visual diagram identifying the parts of the body that make for a "good listener." *A print out is provided that allows kids to match the written listening skills with the parts of the body used to show a good listener (cut & paste method).

    F is for First Grade: Diagram of a Listener

    Love the pledge with the thumbprint...this blog really is fabulous! (This is a whole back to school 18 page unit!)

    First Grade Wow: beginning of year

    Good Morning Song---what a cute way to start your day! :)


    A day in first grade: Let's talk about writing..... And colour ideas


    Brag bracelets for students to wear as you catch them being awesome! I LOVE this idea!! {Via The Hands-On Teacher in First}

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    This is a "Shout Out Wall" where students can shout out their success in school, home, work or activities

    Good night, Posterous

    your job / my job beginning of the year activity setting not only teacher, but student expectation. Def tweak it to fit my style more.

    Hawk's Nest: 1st 7 days of school recap (part 1)

    *FREE* Quick and easy notes to staple to unfinished work. Each note has a quick checklist, so that the teacher may note why the student has unfinished work. A blank has been provided for additional reasons/notes. Love this!!

    Uh-Oh! Work Progress Notes

    Tons of tips, tricks, book ideas, and freebies to build kind and caring students! Examples including curbing "tattle tounge!"

    The Littlest Scholars: A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue

    Common Core. This blog has lots of great teacher ideas!

    September 2011

    Episode 115: Rebus Puzzle activity

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    Free, printable rebus worksheet from Puzzles to Print. Features 10 visual word puzzles to get adults and kids thinking outside of the box.

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    Plexers- you either love then or they make your brain hurt.

    plexers puzzles - Yahoo Image Search Results

    Brain teasers are a great way to get your students to use their critical thinking skills. Check out our clever rebus puzzles - we're sure your students are going to like them!

    Rebus Brain Teasers

    Fun lateral thinking activity - Now in color with answer key!Get more Visual Word Puzzles here Visual Word PuzzlesRachel Lynette...

    FREE Visual Word Puzzles (Frame Games)

    Here is a printable set of rebus puzzles. The answers are included just in case you get stuck and just gotta know.

    Rebus Puzzles from Puzzle to Print

    Cath's Corner - brain teasers - Position Puzzlers 2

    Cath's Corner - brain teasers - Position Puzzlers 2

    Will your class be able to figure out the answers to these challenging brain teaser rebus puzzles?

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    Rebuses are optical illusions that use pictures to represent words or parts of words. Can your child solve these rebuses?

    Guess What It Says

    Free word puzzles. I used to love these as a kid. Great critical thinking activity!

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    This site has *awesome* coloring pages for all content areas. I just chose this image from the geography section, but there are thousands, and they are really, really good.

    Coloring pages, photos and crafts | Images for education

    29 Clever Organization Hacks For Elementary School Teachers

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    Frog Spot: Core Drawers - Teaching Kindergarten with Equipment at your Fingertips!

    Frog Spot: Core Drawers - Teaching Kindergarten with Equipment at your Fingertips!

    Question of the Day board doubles as attendance when used first thing in the morning

    Proud to be Primary: Question of the Day + FREEBIE

    Holy cow, 271 pages of Post-it activities for teachers.

    3M Post-it® Teachers : All Activities