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35 Free Apps for Teachers! This great list of apps will save you time, money, and effort in integrating the best apps in instruction!

Place the word of the day inside the badge. As the children walk in the classroom have them read your word, when children ask you to tie their shoes or give a push on the swings, have them read the word! You can even make two and have your “special person of the week” wear it too!

This idea is so smart and simple, I'm ashamed I didn't come up with it first. =] "This is one of my FAVORITE classroom management tools!! It can be soooo time consuming to answer the questions...Can we use markers?, Do we turn this in?, Is this a talking activity? I love using these assignment choice signs to answer those questions without me doing the work. Once I give directions for an activity, I quickly place checks and X's by the cards and my students know exactly where to look for t...

Johnny Appleseed math activity ~ expand and chart separately the number of seeds for each apple - number graph

Classroom Alarm Clock- Schedule music to play every day at same time. Great for transitioning. Love this!!

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