Discover and save creative ideas
    Related Pins
    More from this board

    Use rings to attach small baskets to crates! LOVE this!

    "Volcano Painting" ... Paint a black triangle and place several puddles of yellow, orange and red paint. Blow the paint with a straw, making "lava."

    Confessions of a School Counselor: Take Time To Be Kind-- RAK 2013

    Love this! We did one on the first day of school, how fun to do one on the last day of school too! Would You Rather Questions for the End of the Year

    My fav new book: "Tinkerlab!" My copy arrived in the mail today!

    LOVE IT. So keeping this on my desk in middle school

    Twitter / LisaCounConn: Middle school classroom door. ...

    10 Classroom Jobs for Middle School and High School - good to set up at the beginning of the year if you're going to

    How to make your own table caddy

    This is one of the best blogs for decorating a middle school classroom that I have found, thus far!

    Brain Exercises~ Great description of simple movements to help students stay calm, handle rejection, boost self-esteem, read more quickly, and lots more. Scroll to bottom to see the issue and related movements. Interesting!

    Guess Who I am silhouettes for open house

    Something like this for papers would be a space saver. Could go on the closet doors or on the wall behind desk. Could use for take home papers or unfinished work.

    Cute form for note to the teacher; also cute birthday card idea for birthday student if subbing on that particular day. :)

    Team building/ ice breakers...LIST of MANY icebreakers or team-building exercises!

    David McPhail's Book Weezer Changes the World {Virtual Book Club for Kids Blog Hop} and 100 Random Acts of Kindness Series. Come join us! The Educators' Spin On It

    DIY Paper Roll Dolls w/ Changeable Faces #kids

    This is more of a sub lesson idea. But you give the kids a lego person template and you have the do a lego self portrait. From the blog "Art is Basic"

    Reading, writing, social studies, and speaking skills are integrated with this fun Common Core aligned interactive notebook. A reading passage has been included for every topic within the 49-page document. This is a fun way to learn about informational text and get students engaged in learning. This is great as an interactive notebook or lapbook.



    BRILLIANT! During communicative activities, punch holes in the papers of students that are off task. Easy to keep track of participation when you collect the papers!

    Wall Words does a lot of business with schools. This is from an elementary school. What a way to start your day!

    Great to remember!

    An Educator's Life: Rewards Made Easy- kids earn tiles to spell out words. The first word they spell is the prize they win! Works like a charm! Font link and my experience in post!