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free book sign out sheet

A creative and current way to get the students' attention and keep them up to date on things in the classroom, school, and/or community. -Jade Koeller

Parent Communication Log

Birthday list for planning binder

Love this sign! (Free)

Six Classroom Questions to start off the school year!

FREE from I Love 2 Teach: Creative Ways to Line Up Your Class ... laminate these 24 cards and put on a metal ring by your classroom door. What a great way to keep your students listening and thinking!

teaching-everydayisdifferent: ferrarisenglishworld: beckieteaches: novelnovice: My first day of school info sheet. Ignore the fact that I added the wrong school year 2 minutes ago. Edit: Here’s the Dropbox link. Download and customize at your leisure.  I have been looking for one of these!  Thankyouthankyou. Great activity for the first day of school! I made a Facebook template once…this is better. Facebook back to school template

Students can fill this out after breaking a class rule. Students have to reflect on their behavior and how to fix it. It is also communication with parents.

A Readbox is a great way to spark student's interest in reading. Teachers can display various books at different reading levels that students can choose from. They can even incorporate QR codes that students can scan using an iPad to learn more about the book. Very visual and culturally relevant. ~Samantha Ruehl~

Exit Ticket

A MUST have for your classroom library. It allows you to use your smart phone and scan the bar code on your classroom books and then inputs all of the info for you on a FREE database. It allows you to let kids scan out the books and check out and check in, separate them by reading levels and even put down their location in your class room. Did I mention that it's FREE!


Free printables! Great website

Free Check off Sheet, 3 different designs

I'm done! Now what? FREE PRINTABLES

Classroom Library Organization-book scanner app. creates a database of your books.

AMAZING class ideas for organization!

Classroom job board (I love that this is a little more mature!)

I love this idea..but instead I would print out a copy for each student and place the exit slip under a cover sheet..they write with dry erase marker and leave it on their desk before they leave..I just read and wipe their answers..better than wasting paper everyday..

27 Ways to be an Effective Classroom Teacher.