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5 Reasons Centers Work in My Classroom - This poster is just a part of this awesome post about how to make centers work in your classroom!

First Day of School Getting to Know you Activity!

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Dip and Chips Workstations- What a great (and inexpensive) idea for lots of concepts.

Best Classroom Cleaning Hacks - I forgot about nail polish remover for permanent marker!

This Gradebook Template is for use with Erin Condren planners. It was created to match the shading and size of the student checklist pages.

Use editable standards checklists to get and STAY organized. Use Excel or Word, or just quickly add students' names and hit print. Digital and paper- the best of both worlds! $

How to show YouTube video clips in the classroom even when your school blocks YouTube (and how to prevent ads, comments, and other inappropriate content from popping up.)

Luckeyfrog's Lilypad: Giving THANKS for Teacher Time-Savers!

Parent Teacher Conferences can't get any easier! Quick and thorough checklist

Relate to any of these? How about #8? ;)

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Seusstastic Classroom Inspirations: New Teacher Tips-Summer Linky Party #2

Secondgradealicious: How About a Tug of War? Making Thinking Visible - an excellent resource for promoting engagement and higher order thinking skills!

Guest Post by Inspired Owl with Parent-Teacher Conferences Binder FREEBIE - so adorable, helpful, and FREE!

Elementary Matters: How to Squeeze in Social Studies and Science


Music for the classroom

Organizing Monthly Materials {Monthly Bin Labels FREEBIE!}

Fern Smith of Fern Smith's Classroom Ideas is excited to announce that there are now 250 FREE teacher downloads available on her blog!