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Looking for new ideas for how to set up student classroom desks? You have come to the right place! This site is designed to give you some new ideas and fresh perspective for our classroom set up! This site has several pages of possible student desk arrangements for class sizes from 16-24. Hopefully you are able to incorporate something new for your classroom this year!

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Great comparison checklist!

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Energizers for the classroom

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Glue a pom pom ball to the top of dry erase markers for an instant eraser.

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Personal behavior chart for desk

When the melt down is starting have student pick a calm down activity Great Visual

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behavior board. Doing this next year

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We all have them...a wiggly, distracted child in class. What to do about them? Read this guest post from Anne-Marie over at The Tutor House. She shares practical advice in this two part series.