Add up to 5 headphones to any iPod/iPad for a listening center. for d5 listening to reading

Great idea: Add Numbers to Home Screen of iPads for Organization of Class Set.

HDMI Pocket Projector for most smart phones.

Reading: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.1.2: Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson. I would use this either for guided reading groups or during read to self as a reflection of their book.

90 Read Aloud Picture book video cards for your listening post or reading corner. Boost your classroom library with 90 popular books to read on the ipad, ipod or active board. Scan (or click) the cards and enjoy a popular children's books on YouTube. In Safeshare Common Core ELA SL K.2, 1.2, 2.2, 3.2 #read #aloud #QR #code #technology #picture #books #ipad #classroom #tpt #sarahanne #classlibrary #stellaluna #veryhungrycatapillar #safeshare #wherethewildthingsare

CHEAP, CHEAP, CHEAP Daily 5 listening center w/ directions of how to do it!

Just LOVE the idea of a reading corner!!! Classroom Decorating Ideas on Pinterest

Belkin RockStar connects up to 5 headphones to one ipod or one portable DVD player..... :)

differentiated listening center

music box. Put on Smartboard when students arrive - they are silent as they watch and listen.

using the ipod as a listening station during reading

A dish rack will hold file folders- Simply Brilliant!!

Ladybug's Teacher Files: Maximizing Technology with Headphone Splitters - Connect multiple sets of headphones to one mobile device for kids listening to audio books. Awesome for Literature Circles and Reading Workshop!

I love this timer and it's only $11.00 at

Daily 5/Cafe in a 2nd grade classroom.

The Secrets of a Sixth Grade Teacher- one of the most useful blogs I have found so far. I can't stop reading it!

Awesome listening station idea from First Grade Fresh

Top 25 Children's Book Apps from Digital Media

How to convert a tape to an mP3 player or CD for listening stations... yeah... it is totally possible

Listening Center

My reading center, my classroom theme is under the sea- I wonder if I could make something like this work in my room