Back to school night.... this whole blog is ridiculously awesome.

Noise meter

Saw this idea of making giant pencils out of pringles cans. Took it one step further and turned them into Box Tops collection bins.

Universal Homework Model- interesting video from Whole Brain Teaching-research shows that homework has little to no value in elementary school, but we shouldn't totally give it up since it does prove beneficial in middle and high school.

Idea for new school this!

back to school bulletin board

OMG...You better clear a few hours for this website. It's like a Pinterest of classroom setups. DON'T SAY I DIDN'T WARN YOU!!!

Back to School Night

Take Home Folders Organization

Donation Bee! Great for open house or conference nights, once you have a chance to see what you need.

Best explanation EVER for explaining to children why teachers use differentiation. I like this idea.

Parent Volunteer Form#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

This is the cutest back to school book EVER! You're Finally Here by Melanie Watt is the perfect little book for lots of first week fun! Visit this post to see all we did with this book! | Around the Kampfire

Setting Up Procedures At The Beginning Of The School Year. Entire pack is for FREE...AMAZING resource from A Day In First Grade

back to school activities

Meet the Teacher

Help parents out by making a checklist of what they keep and what they need to send home. Great idea!

Classroom Rules#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

Back to School "Monster" Unit with Math & Literacy- TWO Freebies in the download preview! Common Core aligned and aligned with SS essential standard: rules! GREAT FOR 1st and 2nd Grade!!! Tons of writing activities and even a Monster Glyph!

Classroom Coupons-20 Coupons to Reward and Inspire

I first week of school!