Name on your paper song

instead of having rules hung up on the wall, make it fun and hang this up. this way it doesn't seem like "rules"....idea for work next year :)

DOMAIN: TRANSITIONS I really like transition songs for toddlers. Toddlers tend to be able to remember songs rather quickly and sometimes as soon as you start singing they will begin to do what ever the song is about.


Be a leader, not a boss. (Need to remember this when I meet my next guy so I won't be used and pushed around.)

I heart Love & Logic - it's amazing how much a teacher's word choice and tone can affect the vibe in a classroom

Teaching money through song....seems like a fun and easy way for my girls to learn the value of each coin!

I love using fun sayings and jingles with my students to get their attention. It keeps me from sounding...

Vowel Pairs {Song}

This grade book paper for teachers has room to write in assignments and record grades for up to 32 students for four weeks. It is oriented vertically. Free to download and print!

FREE From My Blog = Three Government Branches Song shown on smart board in my classroom for my kiddos to sing to. I was so surprised how this song really helped them retrieve this information regarding what each branch of government is reasponsible for.

The All About Me Gazette - fun idea for the first week of schools! (Freebie)

beginning of the year papers

Classroom DIY: Whiteboard Tables. Great guide on converting your wood tables into amazing whiteboard tables.

CHEAP plastic plates from wal-mart work as dry erase boards for the classroom! These look like they would be fun and simple to display.

Blog: develop the first weeks with students

Classroom Ideas

Students must highlight their name before putting it in the tray. Great way to make sure all papers have names.

Tips to help students who have trouble finishing their work. I can think of so many kids this would help!

Names on the Papers! Bright Ideas Link Up