Room to Bloom in 3rd Grade, Burlap/chevron bulletin board with colorful class rules above. Loved http://www.kindercrazeblog.com/ idea for the picture frames. Purchased at Michael, painted and then I made subway art rules for the inside.
25 Clever Classroom Tips For Elementary School Teachers
Make extra cubby holes by zip-tying plastic crates together. | 25 Clever Classroom Tips For Elementary School Teachers I love this idea for keeping the boys books separated and organized so that they can be more independent with their school work. I also like that they'll have a place to put their books up when they are done, it will give us more of a start/finish to our school day.
To prevent unfinished work from being lost, have them stick in their front folder. When they have finished something else, recess, or at the end of the day, they can look in their front folder for unfinished work.