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Activate your students' need for critical thinking and kinesthetic movement by trying some of these 10 more engaging ways to respond. Have them try talking to a partner, using sign language, or giving a thumbs up!

Beyond the Raised Hand: 10 More Engaging Ways to Respond

Students can respond in more ways than just raising their hands. Check out this list of 10 more engaging ways to respond, which includes sign language!

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Formative Assessment Exit Slips - NOW FULLY EDITABLE! Use these 20 Exit Slips to assess understanding or reading comprehension in any class.

This is one of the BEST blog posts I've read! Absolutely wonderful! Giving Attention Seeking Students the Right Kind of Attention

Giving Attention Seeking Students the Right Kind of Attention

How many times are you at the front of the room teaching and ask the students a question and you’re looking for an answer.  You call on the first student who raises their hand and he asks to …

Shhhh! Classroom Management with Sign Language (FREE POSTERS)

How To Implement Positive Classroom Behavior- An Easy Classroom Management Plan

How To Implement Positive Classroom Behavior- An Easy Classroom Management Plan

An easy classroom management plan that guides teachers on how to implement POSITIVE classroom behavior. Ideas for positive reinforcement will ease your stress and get students participating more. it provides a happy learning environment.

Building character in our classrooms is as important as teaching students to read. Without meaningful interactions with peers, learning breaks down and teaching becomes a struggle. Here are a few ways we have built character throughout the year.

Teachers’ Favorite Classroom Management Strategies that Work

Tried and true classroom management strategies that work across most grade levels. These are some of teachers' favorite classroom management strategies.

Getting your students to think and respond with depth and complexity. Critical thinking at it's best! Free critical thinking book marks included!!!

Getting Your Students to Think and Respond with Depth and Complexity.

Check out these classroom management tips and ideas on how you can have your…

Have Your Classroom Manage Itself

Classroom management is always important, but if you really drive home your procedures and routines, then it's possible to have your classroom manage itself! I was running late to work one day, and my neighboring teacher covered my room for the few minute

Academic Conversations- using that chatty class to learn!

Collaborative Discussions: Turn the Chatter into Academic Talk

Taking your students' chatty tendancies and turning them into academic conversations! Love this idea! She takes you step by step on how to lay the ground work and how to make it work in your classroom!

Smart Classroom Management: How To Be Consistent From The First Day Of School To The Last

Consistency is key in an education setting, but especially Special Education! Knowing how to stay consistent with each rule, student, and expectation every day will set up for a great and safe learning environment

Looking for ways to incorporate music in the classroom? This post is full of great ideas for songs, playlists, and ways to integrate music into your daily teaching routines. Whether to help with classroom management and transitions, or just for fun, this has you covered!

Music in the Clasroom: Pump up the Jams

Looking for ways to incorporate music in the classroom? This post is full of great ideas for songs, playlists, and ways to integrate music into your daily teaching routines. Whether to help with classroom management and transitions, or just for fun, this

Make learning engaging with these 50 teaching tips, ideas, and techniques to engage student learning in your elementary classroom.

50 Practices that Engage Students

Make learning engaging with these 50 teaching tips, ideas, and techniques to engage student learning in your elementary classroom.

Motivate Your Students to Listen & Learn: Free Video Series Sign Up - Teach 4 the Heart

Motivate Your Students to Listen & Learn

Think-pair-share is an easy, simple cooperative learning strategy that quickly adds more student engagement to a lesson. These tips will help you get the most from it.

In Praise of Think-Pair-Share

Effective Instructional Practices: This pin explains how to use a Think-pair-share. Think-pair-share is an easy, simple cooperative learning strategy that quickly…

Eight ways to differentiate worksheets in your classroom. The last one has been a life saver, and is very empowering for the students!

Eight ways to differentiate worksheets in your classroom! "Fullfilling the promise of the differentiated classroom", Carol Ann Tomlinson, chapter figure the student seeks, chapter 3 cooperation, chapter 4 classroom environnment.

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