Warm Fuzzy Jar! When students are caught being kind they get a "warm fuzzy" to put in the jar. When the jar is full have a class party!

FREE Call Backs (Attention Getters) for the primary classroom

DIY Calm Down Jar

Give kids a "Secret Service" mission. Tell them for 1 week, they have to do something for someone else without "blowing their cover." A fun, interactive way to get kids serving others.

Do you have a chatty class? Check out this blog post on 13 Tips for a Talkative Class

Quiet Critters - only come out of the jar when it's quiet!

All Students Can Shine: Places these letters at the top of her whiteboard. If the class gets to loud she takes down a letter. If all the letters are gone the class loses 5 minutes of recess.

When a child is unfriendly in class, they have to pick a random act of kindness. This is a great tool for redirection rather than disciplining and compliments the kindness tree.


School Bus Driver - School Bus Full of Valentines

Classroom Management Idea! "Caught being Good" ... I used to have a fish bowl. :)

Gem Jar - behavior incentive for entire class

Classroom management system based on the bucket filler books. Manages class as a whole as well as individual students. Students get reward for a full bucket.

Anchors Away Monday Linky: A Bucket Filling Classroom Anchor Chart

Getting Organized-Great site for organizational ideas. Mostly for elementary classrooms, but many can be adapted for high school.

A Love for Teaching

Displaying Class Birthdays!

Birthday Capes! What a fun idea! :)


Play with your fossils, put them on display, observe them, name them, and take them on adventures//

BE! LOVE this for a class board-