*For my Teacher friends ** Very cool parent reminder. They sign up online, you fill out online, they get a text. You never have to know their numbers, they never have to know yours! Genius!

Set up classroom transitions to music that happen automatically. Keeps you on time while also providing fun transitions for students!

Create fake text to display your morning message to your class each day

The Three Ring site lets you sort student work. You use your smartphone to capture student work to comment on and share. - just signed in - very interesting especially when you need to document- jklm

Remind 101 - a FREE text/email alert system for teachers and parents

Include a picture list of students in your substitute folder. This is a good idea..especially for sneaky upper grades kids. This post has other great tips for preparing for a substitute teacher: http://www.pre-kpages.com/substitute-teachers/

Class stationary! Give each kid a post-it to draw their portrait and then make copies. This would be perfect for sending home notes or class updates to parents! Soooooo cute!

Corkboard Connections: What Makes a Parent Love a Teacher

Google docs are a great way to go paperless. Here are 52 Secrets Students (and teachers) should know about Google docs. Professional #Online #Spanish with qualified and experienced Spanish native teachers. info@spanish-school-herradura.com & info@spanishonline.nl

Quiz, Quiz, Trade: learn how to play this great review game that you can use with the whole class!

By choosing games that focus on the questions themselves while spending minimal time on the "game" part, we can add some fun into our test prep without sacrificing the review.

Great Online Resource for Creating Stories...

Free Math Basketall Games - I have used the algebra parts of this fun online basketball game for review and the kids really like it. My kids have stayed after class to solve algebra equations and play this game - gotta love it!

A list of 198 apps (and still growing) that are organized by grade level, subject, price, etc!

I love this site! I use it to make vocab. crossword puzzles. Free Puzzlemaker | Discovery Education

Use green, yellow, and red colored cups for group work. When a table gets too loud, change the cup to yellow. If the table continues to be too loud, the cup gets changed to red; this means a loss of group time. Students now have to do their work independently and silently.

Screencast-O-Matic - Free online screen recorder for instant screen capture video sharing.

When You Come In/ Before You Leave posters. Love this idea, but need to update for an older crowd!

First Signs Poster – Say It In Sign

Free apps are always useful!